Cowder Family History

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Cowder Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Cowder Family Origin

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Cowder Family Occupations

What did your Cowder ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Cowder ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • At Home

    6%
  • Attorney At Law

    6%

In 1880, the most common Cowder occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Cowder's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Cowder. A less common occupation for the Cowder family was Attorney At Law.

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Cowder Historical Records

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Cowder Life Expectancy

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Famous Cowder Family

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