Mcowen Family History

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Mcowen Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eoghain (see McEwen).

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


Similar surnames: Mcewen, Mowen, Owen, Mccowan, Mcgowan, Bowen, Mckowen, Mcgowen, Coen

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Mcowen Family Origin

Where is the Mcowen family from?

Mcowen Family Occupations

What did your Mcowen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mcowen family was Carpenter. The most common Mcowen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Mcowen's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Accountant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mcowen.

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    18%
  • Accountant

    9%
  • Carpenter

    9%

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

Mcowen Historical Records

What Mcowen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mcowen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mcowen 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 Mcowen

Passenger List

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

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Mcowen Life Expectancy

What is the average Mcowen lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Mcowen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Mcowen in 1964 was 83, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mcowen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mcowen 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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