Towery Family History

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Towery Name Meaning

English (Northumberland and Durham): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Howery, Bowery, Cowey, Lowery, Towry, Tower, Mowery, Tobey, Trower

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Towery Family Origin

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Towery Family Occupations

What did your Towery ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Towery. The most common Towery occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Towery's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Towery family was Farms.

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Farms

    5%

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

Towery Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Towery Life Expectancy

What is the average Towery lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Towery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1962. The average life expectancy for Towery in 1944 was 28, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Towery

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Towery 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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