Lownes Family History

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Lownes Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Lown 1.

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


Similar surnames: Lowndes, Lowes, Jones, Bownes, Townes, Sones, Lones, Powles, Mowles

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Lownes Family Origin

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Lownes Family Occupations

What did your Lownes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Lownes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Lownes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lownes family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and K. House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lownes.

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • K. House

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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

Lownes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lownes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lownes 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 Lownes. 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 Lownes. For the veterans among your Lownes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lownes Life Expectancy

What is the average Lownes lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Lownes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Lownes in 1952 was 48, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lownes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lownes 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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