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Blowers Name Meaning

English (East Anglia): variant of Blower with post-medieval excrescent -s.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Clowers, Flowers, Bowers, Blower, Lowers, Lowes, Bowens, Rogers

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Where is the Blowers family from?

You can see how Blowers families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Blowers family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Blowers families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there were 32 Blowers families living in New York. This was about 51% of all the recorded Blowers's in USA. New York had the highest population of Blowers families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Blowers surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Blowers ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Blowers. 24% of Blowers men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Blowers women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Blowers were Salesman and Waitress. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Maid
  • Housewife
  • Waitress
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Blowers. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 3,000 military records available for the last name Blowers. For the veterans among your Blowers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Blowers lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Blowers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Blowers in 1945 was 50, and 76 in 2004.

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