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Towers Name Meaning

variant of Tower, with later -s. habitational name for someone from Tours in Eure-et-Loire, northern France, so called from the Gaulish tribal name Turones, of uncertain etymology.

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


Similar surnames: Tower, Bowes, Stowers, Trower, Power, Bower, Lowery, Toles, Tomes

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Towers Family Origin

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Towers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    5%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Towers family was Agricultural Labourer. Farmer, Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Towers. The most common Towers occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Towers's were Farmers.

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Towers Historical Records

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Towers Life Expectancy

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