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Bowdry Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Beaudry, or a variant spelling of English Baudry, which has the same origin.

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

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Bowdry Family Origin

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Bowdry Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    55%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Farm Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    9%

In 1880, the most common Bowdry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 55% of Bowdry's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bowdry. A less common occupation for the Bowdry family was Keeping House.

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Bowdry Historical Records

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Bowdry Life Expectancy

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