Bown Name Meaning

English: variant of Boone.

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


Similar surnames: Bowns, Boon, Bowne, Bonn, Born, Town, Down, Boen, Boal, Bohn

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Bown Family Origin

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Bown Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    8%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Annuitant

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bown family was Annuitant. The most common Bown occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Bown's were Farmers. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bown.

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Bown Historical Records

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Bown Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Bown life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Bown in 1944 was 27, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bown

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