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Bowron Name Meaning

English: habitational name for someone from Boldron in County Durham (formerly in North Yorkshire), so named with Old Norse boli ‘bull’ + rúm ‘clearing’.

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

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Bowron Family Origin

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Bowron Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Carpenter

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bowron. A less common occupation for the Bowron family was Carpenter. The most common Bowron occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Bowron's were Farmers.

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Bowron Historical Records

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Bowron Life Expectancy

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