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Bowdry Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of French Beaudry, or a variant spelling of English Baudry, which has the same origin.

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


Similar surnames: Bowdre, Body, Bowdle, Boddy, Cowdery, Dowdey, Howry, Mowry, Towry

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Bowdry Family Origin

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Bowdry Family Occupations

What did your Bowdry ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Copper Labourer

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Gardener (D)

    20%
  • Lab

    20%

In 1881, Copper Labourer, Farmer and Gardener (D) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bowdry. The most common Bowdry occupation in the UK was Copper Labourer. 20% of Bowdry's were Copper Labourers. A less common occupation for the Bowdry family was Lab.

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Bowdry Historical Records

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Bowdry Life Expectancy

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Famous Bowdry Family

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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)

Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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