Blower Family History
14-Day Free Trial
Blower Name Meaning
English: from Middle English blowere ‘one who blows’. The name was applied chiefly to someone who operated a bellows, either as a blacksmith’s assistant or to provide wind for a church organ. In other cases it was applied to someone who blew a horn, i.e. a huntsman or a player of the musical instrument. Welsh: Anglicized form of Welsh ab Llywarch ‘son of Llywarch’. Compare Flower.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Flower, Bower, Lower, Clower, Booker, Bowen, Power, Bowes, Broder