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Bowers Family Origin

Where is the Bowers family from?

Bowers Family Occupations

What did your Bowers ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bowers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Bowers's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bowers. A less common occupation for the Bowers family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Bowers ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Bowers Historical Records

What Bowers family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bowers. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bowers census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Bowers

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Bowers. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bowers. For the veterans among your Bowers ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bowers Life Expectancy

What is the average Bowers lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Bowers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Bowers in 1941 was 47, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bowers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bowers ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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