Dowty Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Doughty.

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


Similar surnames: Douty, Doty, Dowey, Dowse, Dow, Howry, Dowe, Dowdey, Dobry, Dory

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Dowty Family Origin

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Dowty Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Hand

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dowty. The most common Dowty occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Dowty's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dowty family was Farm Hand.

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Dowty Historical Records

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Dowty Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Dowty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Dowty in 1944 was 24, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dowty

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