Mowry Name Meaning

English: probably a variant of the Anglo-Norman French personal name Mory, a short form of Amaury (see Emery, Morey).

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

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Mowry Family Origin

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Mowry Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mowry. A less common occupation for the Mowry family was Laborer. The most common Mowry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Mowry's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Mowry | Data not to scale

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Mowry Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Mowry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mowry in 1944 was 59, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mowry

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