Bowlan Family History

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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

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  • Chaplain Of H M Prison Newcastle

    20%
  • Dock Labourer

    20%
  • Fibre Dresser

    20%
  • Jute Spinner

    20%

In 1881, Chaplain Of H M Prison Newcastle, Dock Labourer and Fibre Dresser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bowlan. 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. A less common occupation for the Bowlan family was Jute Spinner.

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Bowlan Historical Records

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Bowlan Life Expectancy

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