Nowlan Family History

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Nowlan Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Nolan.

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


Similar surnames: Nowlin, Nowlen, Nowland, Bowlan, Nolen, Dowland, Nowling, Knowland

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Nowlan Family Origin

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Nowlan Family Occupations

What did your Nowlan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer, Bricklayer and General Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nowlan. A less common occupation for the Nowlan family was (Engineer) Engine Driver. The most common Nowlan occupation in the UK was Labourer. 10% of Nowlan's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

    10%
  • Bricklayer

    5%
  • General Dealer

    5%
  • (Engineer) Engine Driver

    3%

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

Nowlan Historical Records

What Nowlan family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1891 UK census records for Nowlan

Passenger List

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

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Nowlan Life Expectancy

What is the average Nowlan lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Nowlan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Nowlan in 1959 was 56, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nowlan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nowlan 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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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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