Bowermaster Family History

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Bowermaster Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Bauermeister, the standardized German form of Burmeister.

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

Similar surnames: Lowmaster, Burmaster, Bowmaster, Waycaster, Hoffmaster, Obermiller

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Bowermaster Family Origin

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Bowermaster Family Occupations

What did your Bowermaster ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bowermaster family was Laborer. The most common Bowermaster occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Bowermaster's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bowermaster.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer


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

Bowermaster Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bowermaster. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bowermaster 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Bowermaster. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Bowermaster. For the veterans among your Bowermaster ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bowermaster Life Expectancy

What is the average Bowermaster lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Bowermaster life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Bowermaster in 1952 was 50, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bowermaster

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bowermaster 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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