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Dowdle Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Dowdell. Possibly an altered spelling of German Daudel, Dautel, variants of Dietz.

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


Similar surnames: Bowdle, Cordle, Doble, Fowle, Dowse, Dowe, Dowdey, Diddle, Odle

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Dowdle Family Origin

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Dowdle Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    9%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    6%

In 1881, the most common Dowdle occupation in the UK was Labourer. 9% of Dowdle's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Dowdle family was Coal Miner. Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dowdle.

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Dowdle Historical Records

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Dowdle Life Expectancy

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