Bowns Name Meaning

English: variant of Boone. In England this form of the name is found chiefly in South Yorkshire and the Midlands.

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


Similar surnames: Bowes, Bown, Bowne, Bownes, Boss, Towns, Bownds, Burns, Borns, Boys

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Bowns Family Origin

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Bowns Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

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

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Bowns Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1960 and 2004, Bowns life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Bowns in 1960 was 46, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bowns

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