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Bowery Family Origin

Where is the Bowery family from?

Bowery Family Occupations

What did your Bowery ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Bowery occupation in Canada was Brushmaker. 25% of Bowery's were Brushmakers. A less common occupation for the Bowery family was Printer. Brushmaker, Mariner and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bowery.

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  • Brushmaker

    25%
  • Mariner

    25%
  • Painter

    25%
  • Printer

    25%

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

Bowery Historical Records

What Bowery family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Bowery. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bowery 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 Bowery. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Bowery. For the veterans among your Bowery ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bowery Life Expectancy

What is the average Bowery lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Bowery life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Bowery in 1954 was 45, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bowery

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bowery 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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