Bowar Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Bower.

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


Similar surnames: Boward, Bower, Bonar, Bomar, Bolar, Bogar, Bonnar, Bowers, Boka

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Bowar Family Origin

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Bowar Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Brick Mason

    17%
  • Butcher

    8%
  • Iron Moulder

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Bowar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Bowar's were Farmers. Farmer, Brick Mason and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bowar. A less common occupation for the Bowar family was Iron Moulder.

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Bowar Historical Records

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Bowar Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, Bowar life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Bowar in 1951 was 36, and 82 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bowar

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