Bowcke Family History

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Bowcke 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: Cocke, Boyce, Bock, Backe, Bowker, Borck, Boeck, Boock, Bouche, Borke

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Bowcke Family Origin

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Bowcke Family Occupations

What did your Bowcke ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bowcke occupation in the USA was Grocer. 100% of Bowcke's were Grocers.

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  • Grocer


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

Bowcke Historical Records

What Bowcke family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6 census records available for the last name Bowcke. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bowcke 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 17 immigration records available for the last name Bowcke. 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 5 military records available for the last name Bowcke. For the veterans among your Bowcke ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bowcke Life Expectancy

What is the average Bowcke lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bowcke 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 Bowcke

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