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Towles Family Origin

Where is the Towles family from?

Towles Family Occupations

What did your Towles ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Towles family was Grocer. The most common Towles occupation in the UK was Baker & Confectioner Emp 2 Men. 14% of Towles's were Baker & Confectioner Emp 2 Mens. Baker & Confectioner Emp 2 Men, Dressing Table Maker and Gardener (ND) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Towles.

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  • Baker & Confectioner Emp 2 Men

  • Dressing Table Maker

  • Gardener (ND)

  • Grocer


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

Towles Historical Records

What Towles family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Towles. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Towles 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 Towles

Passenger List

There are 725 immigration records available for the last name Towles. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Towles. For the veterans among your Towles ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Towles Life Expectancy

What is the average Towles lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Towles life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Towles in 1945 was 50, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Towles

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Towles 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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