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Loewer Name Meaning

occupational name for a tanner, a variant of Löber (see Lober 1). probably a habitational name for someone from any of several places called Löwen in Westphalia, Silesia, and Belgium.

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


Similar surnames: Loeser, Loewe, Bower, Lower, Lieder, Lever, Loyer, Loeber, Power

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Loewer Family Origin

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Loewer Family Occupations

What did your Loewer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Tailor, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Loewer. The most common Loewer occupation in the USA was Tailor. 33% of Loewer's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Loewer family was Laborer.

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  • Tailor

    33%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

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

Loewer Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Loewer. 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 Loewer. For the veterans among your Loewer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Loewer Life Expectancy

What is the average Loewer lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Loewer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Loewer in 1953 was 61, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Loewer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Loewer 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.

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