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Bowditch Name Meaning

English: probably a habitational name from a place in Devon named Bowditch, from the Old English phrase bufan dice ‘above the ditch’.

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


Similar surnames: Bowdish, Winch, Fitch, Booth, Rodich, Goldbach, Bobich, Bostic

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Bowditch Family Origin

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Bowditch Family Occupations

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  • Milliner

    100%

In 1881, the most common Bowditch occupation in Canada was Milliner. 100% of Bowditch's were Milliners.

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