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Dowding Family Origin

Where is the Dowding family from?

Dowding Family Occupations

What did your Dowding ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Dowding occupation in the UK was Farmer. 10% of Dowding's were Farmers. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dowding. A less common occupation for the Dowding family was Annuitant.

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Annuitant

    2%

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

Dowding Historical Records

What Dowding family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dowding. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dowding census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Dowding

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Dowding. 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 Dowding. For the veterans among your Dowding ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dowding Life Expectancy

What is the average Dowding lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Dowding life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Dowding in 1952 was 53, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dowding

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dowding 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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