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Bowlan Name Meaning

English: variant of Boland. Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Beólláin, ‘descendant of Bjolan’, a Norse personal name.

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


Similar surnames: Boylan, Bowden, Boran, Bowland, Bolan, Bowen, Bowman, Gowan, Rowland

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Bowlan Family Origin

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Bowlan Family Occupations

What did your Bowlan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Chaplain Of H M Prison Newcastle, Dock Labourer and Fibre Dresser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bowlan. A less common occupation for the Bowlan family was Jute Spinner. The most common Bowlan occupation in the UK was Chaplain Of H M Prison Newcastle. 20% of Bowlan's were Chaplain Of H M Prison Newcastles.

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  • Chaplain Of H M Prison Newcastle

    20%
  • Dock Labourer

    20%
  • Fibre Dresser

    20%
  • Jute Spinner

    20%

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Bowlan Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Bowlan ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Bowlan Life Expectancy

What is the average Bowlan lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, Bowlan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Bowlan in 1958 was 75, and 69 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bowlan 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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