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Bowlin Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of Bowling.

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


Similar surnames: Bowling, Bowlan, Nowlin, Bodin, Newlin, Bohlin, Dowling, Bollin

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Bowlin Family Origin

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Bowlin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farming

    7%

In 1880, the most common Bowlin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Bowlin's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bowlin family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bowlin.

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Bowlin Historical Records

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Bowlin Life Expectancy

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