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Townes Name Meaning

English: variant of Towne.

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

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Townes Family Origin

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Townes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    34%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, the most common Townes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 34% of Townes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Townes family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Townes.

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Townes Historical Records

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Townes Life Expectancy

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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