Bown Name Meaning

English: variant of Boone.

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


Similar surnames: Bowns, Boon, Bowne, Bonn, Born, Town, Down, Boen, Boal, Bohn

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Bown Family Origin

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Bown Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bown. The most common Bown occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Bown's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Bown family was Farming.

Source: Census data for Bown | Data not to scale

Bown Historical Records

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Bown Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Bown life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bown in 1944 was 27, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bown

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