Chowning Family History

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Chowning Name Meaning

Possibly an Americanized form of German Schöning (see Schoening).

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


Similar surnames: Chewning, Chopin, Corning, Bowling, Ronning, Schoenig, Hoenig

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Chowning Family Origin

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Chowning Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Farming

    14%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    7%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Chowning family was Laborer. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Chowning. The most common Chowning occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Chowning's were Farmers.

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Chowning Historical Records

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Chowning Life Expectancy

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