Bauwens Family History

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Bauwens Name Meaning

Dutch and German (Lower Rhine): patronymic from Bauwen, Boudewijn, a Germanic personal name composed of the elements bald ‘bold’, ‘brave’ + wine ‘friend’ (see Baldwin), or according to one authority from Bau, Bauwe, an unexplained element.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Pauwels, Buren, Neuens, Rubens, Laurens, Baenen, Ludens, Bauers

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Bauwens Family Origin

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Bauwens Family Occupations

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  • Tanner

    67%
  • Brick Mason

    33%

In 1880, Tanner and Brick Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bauwens. The most common Bauwens occupation in the USA was Tanner. 67% of Bauwens's were Tanners.

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Bauwens Historical Records

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Bauwens Life Expectancy

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