Sowles Family History

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Sowles Name Meaning

Variant of Soules.

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

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Sowles Family Origin

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Sowles Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, the most common Sowles occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Sowles's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sowles. A less common occupation for the Sowles family was Laborer.

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Sowles Historical Records

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Sowles Life Expectancy

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