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Bowlby Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Boulby in North Yorkshire or Bulby in Lincolnshire, both of which are named with the Old Norse byname Boli (from boli ‘bull’) + Old Norse býr ‘farmstead’, ‘settlement’.

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

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Bowlby Family Origin

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Bowlby Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Keeping House

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bowlby family was Keeping House. The most common Bowlby occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Bowlby's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bowlby.

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Bowlby Life Expectancy

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