Mowdy Name Meaning

English or Irish: variant of Moody.

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


Similar surnames: Moudy, Dowdy, Mowry, Gowdy, Moody, Mondy, Howey, Dowdey, Moy, Coady

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Mowdy Family Origin

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Mowdy Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    64%
  • Farm

    27%
  • Keeping House

    9%

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In 1880, the most common Mowdy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Mowdy's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mowdy family was Keeping House. Farmer and Farm were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mowdy.

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Mowdy Historical Records

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Mowdy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Mowdy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1945. The average life expectancy for Mowdy in 1945 was 84, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mowdy

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