Dowdle Family History

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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

What did your Dowdle ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, 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. The most common Dowdle occupation in the UK was Labourer. 9% of Dowdle's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

    9%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Cabinet Maker

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    6%

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Dowdle Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Dowdle ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Dowdle Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Dowdle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Dowdle in 1944 was 24, and 81 in 2004.

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