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Downie Name Meaning

Scottish and Irish: variant spelling of Downey.

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


Similar surnames: Dowie, Downin, Dennie, Ronnie, Dowe, Dowis, Downey, Dowse, Downes

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Downie Family Origin

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Downie Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Grocer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Downie family was Carpenter. The most common Downie occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Downie's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Grocer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Downie.

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Downie Historical Records

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Downie Life Expectancy

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