Mowery Family History

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Mowery Name Meaning

English: variant of Mowry.

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


Similar surnames: Mowers, Mowry, Mowrey, Mory, Lowery, Howery, Dowers, Howey, Mabery

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Mowery Family Origin

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Mowery Family Occupations

What did your Mowery ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mowery family was Farming. The most common Mowery occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Mowery's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mowery.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

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

Mowery Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Mowery Life Expectancy

What is the average Mowery lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Mowery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Mowery in 1945 was 38, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mowery

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mowery 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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