Loewen Family History

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Loewen Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Loewe.

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


Similar surnames: Lowen, Loewe, Goeden, Loven, Leven, Loewer, Koenen, Goewey, Loewy

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Loewen Family Origin

Where is the Loewen family from?

Loewen Family Occupations

What did your Loewen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Loewen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Loewen's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Patents were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loewen. A less common occupation for the Loewen family was Teacher.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Patents

    10%
  • Teacher

    10%

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

Loewen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Loewen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Loewen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Loewen

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Loewen. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Loewen. For the veterans among your Loewen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Loewen Life Expectancy

What is the average Loewen lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Loewen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Loewen in 1961 was 32, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loewen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Loewen ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Loewen Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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