Bauwens Family History

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Bauwens Name Meaning

Dutch and German (Lower Rhine): patronymic from Bauwen, Boudewijn, a Germanic personal name composed of the elements bald ‘bold’, ‘brave’ + wine ‘friend’ (see Baldwin), or according to one authority from Bau, Bauwe, an unexplained element.

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

Similar surnames: Pauwels, Buren, Neuens, Rubens, Laurens, Baenen, Ludens, Bauers

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Bauwens Family Origin

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Bauwens Family Occupations

What did your Bauwens ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Tanner and Brick Mason were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Bauwens. The most common Bauwens occupation in the USA was Tanner. 67% of Bauwens's were Tanners.

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  • Tanner

  • Brick Mason


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

Bauwens Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Bauwens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bauwens census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Bauwens. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 140 military records available for the last name Bauwens. For the veterans among your Bauwens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bauwens Life Expectancy

What is the average Bauwens lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Bauwens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Bauwens in 1964 was 61, and 19 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bauwens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bauwens 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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