Fowers Family History

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Fowers Name Meaning

English: status name from Old French fouuer, Latin focarius ‘hearth-keeper’.

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


Similar surnames: Jowers, Power, Tower, Bowes, Bower, Lowery, Fones, Fowler, Powers

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Fowers Family Origin

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Fowers Family Occupations

What did your Fowers ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Fowers family was Cowkeeper (Milk Seller). Agl Lab, Cotton Weaver and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fowers. The most common Fowers occupation in the UK was Agl Lab. 18% of Fowers's were Agl Labs.

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  • Agl Lab

    18%
  • Cotton Weaver

    18%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Cowkeeper (Milk Seller)

    9%

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

Fowers Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

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

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Fowers Life Expectancy

What is the average Fowers lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Fowers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Fowers in 1956 was 55, and 52 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fowers

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fowers 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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