Rowen Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a rowan (see Rountree).

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


Similar surnames: Rowe, Rowden, Lowen, Rowin, Roen, Boden, Ronen, Dowen, Bowen, Cowen

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Rowen Family Origin

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Rowen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Rowen family was Carpenter. The most common Rowen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Rowen's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Rowen.

Source: Census data for Rowen | Data not to scale

Rowen Historical Records

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Rowen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Rowen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Rowen in 1950 was 40, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Rowen

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