Bowch Family History

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Bowch Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Bosch, Boch, Bolch, Bouch, Balch, Bach, Bow, Boyce, Booth, Roch

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Bowch Family Origin

Where is the Bowch family from?

Bowch Family Occupations

What did your Bowch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bowch occupation in the USA was Pawn Broker. 100% of Bowch's were Pawn Brokers.

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  • Pawn Broker


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

Bowch Historical Records

What Bowch family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 81 census records available for the last name Bowch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bowch 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 13 immigration records available for the last name Bowch. 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 2 military records available for the last name Bowch. For the veterans among your Bowch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bowch Life Expectancy

What is the average Bowch lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bowch 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bowch

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