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Bowles Name Meaning

English and Irish: variant of Bowell or Bowler.

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

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Bowles Family Origin

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Bowles Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bowles. The most common Bowles occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Bowles's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bowles family was Farm Laborer.

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Bowles Life Expectancy

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