Lowd Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Lowd Family Origin

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Lowd Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Keeping House

    12%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Blacksmith

    4%

In 1880, the most common Lowd occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Lowd's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lowd. A less common occupation for the Lowd family was Blacksmith.

Source: Census data for Lowd | Data not to scale

Lowd Historical Records

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Lowd Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Lowd life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Lowd in 1963 was 79, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lowd

Famous Lowd Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)

Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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