Bowering Family History

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Bowering Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Doering, Lovering, Bowring, Koering, Goering, Roering, Rotering

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Bowering Family Origin

Where is the Bowering family from?

Bowering Family Occupations

What did your Bowering ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bowering family was Baker. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Agl Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bowering. The most common Bowering occupation in the UK was Farmer. 14% of Bowering's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Agl Labourer

    3%
  • Baker

    3%

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

Bowering Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bowering. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bowering census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Bowering. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Bowering. For the veterans among your Bowering ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bowering Life Expectancy

What is the average Bowering lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Bowering life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Bowering in 1960 was 39, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bowering

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bowering 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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