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Bowsher Name Meaning

German: variant of Bauscher or Boesshaar (see Basehore). English: variant of Belcher.

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

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Bowsher Family Origin

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Bowsher Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bowsher family was Farming. The most common Bowsher occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Bowsher's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bowsher.

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Bowsher Historical Records

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Bowsher Life Expectancy

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