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Bowlan Name Meaning

English: variant of Boland. Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Beólláin, ‘descendant of Bjolan’, a Norse personal name.

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


Similar surnames: Boylan, Bowden, Boran, Bowland, Bolan, Bowen, Bowman, Gowan, Rowland

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Bowlan Family Origin

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Bowlan Family Occupations

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  • Going To School

    36%
  • Blacksmith

    18%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Cooper

    9%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Bowlan family was Cooper. Going To School, Blacksmith and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bowlan. The most common Bowlan occupation in Canada was Going To School. 36% of Bowlan's were Going To Schools.

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Bowlan Historical Records

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Bowlan Life Expectancy

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