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Dowey Family Origin

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Dowey Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    24%
  • Ironstone Miner

    9%
  • Boat Builder

    6%
  • Farmer

    6%

In 1881, the most common Dowey occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 24% of Dowey's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Dowey family was Farmer. Coal Miner, Ironstone Miner and Boat Builder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dowey.

Source: Census data for Dowey | Data not to scale

Dowey Historical Records

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Dowey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Dowey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Dowey in 1962 was 61, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dowey

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