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Gowing Name Meaning

English: from a Middle English personal name, Gowin, from Old French Gouin, a variant of Godin. Irish: variant of Gowan.

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


Similar surnames: Gowin, Going, Goring, Gosling, Gowins, Goding, Dowling, Goin, Golding

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Gowing Family Origin

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Gowing Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    8%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gowing. The most common Gowing occupation in the UK was Farmer. 8% of Gowing's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gowing family was Farm Laborer.

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Gowing Historical Records

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Gowing Life Expectancy

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