Towle Name Meaning

English (Nottinghamshire): variant of Toll.

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


Similar surnames: Towles, Toole, Tole, Towe, Towler, Sowle, Tolle, Tooley, Toles, Towne

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Towle Family Origin

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Towle Family Occupations

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  • Lace Maker

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Towle family was Annuitant. The most common Towle occupation in the UK was Lace Maker. 9% of Towle's were Lace Makers. Lace Maker, Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Towle.

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Towle Historical Records

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Towle Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, Towle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Towle in 1944 was 20, and 76 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Towle

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