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Showen Name Meaning

Possibly an altered form of Dutch van Schouwen, a habitational name for someone from Schouwen in Zeeland.

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


Similar surnames: Thoen, Howe, Shoun, Stoken, Shore, Sholes, Shover, Owen, Thomen

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Showen Family Origin

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Showen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Barb Wire Mfg

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Showen family was Barb Wire Mfg. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Showen. The most common Showen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Showen's were Farmers.

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Showen Historical Records

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Showen Life Expectancy

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