Dowding Family History

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Dowding Name Meaning

English: variant of Dowden.

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

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Dowding Family Origin

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Dowding Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Tailor

    6%
  • At School

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dowding. The most common Dowding occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Dowding's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dowding family was At School.

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Dowding Historical Records

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Dowding Life Expectancy

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