Stowers Family History

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Stowers Name Meaning

patronymic from an Old Swedish personal name, Sture. topographic name for someone who lived by the Stour river in Essex.

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


Similar surnames: Towers, Tower, Stigers, Stoner, Stowe, Storrs, Stoker, Studer

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Stowers Family Origin

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Stowers Family Occupations

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

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  • Bricklayer

    7%
  • Labourer

    7%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Farm Bailiff

    4%

In 1881, Bricklayer, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Stowers. The most common Stowers occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 7% of Stowers's were Bricklayers. A less common occupation for the Stowers family was Farm Bailiff.

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Stowers Historical Records

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Stowers Life Expectancy

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