Bowlds Family History

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Bowlds Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Possibly a variant of Bold.

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


Similar surnames: Bolds, Bowles, Bownds, Boles, Bowens, Bowers, Boals, Bowlan, Bowlin

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Bowlds Family Origin

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Bowlds Family Occupations

What did your Bowlds ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Bowlds occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Bowlds's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bowlds. A less common occupation for the Bowlds family was Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Carpenter

    20%
  • Farm Laborer

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%

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Bowlds Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bowlds Life Expectancy

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Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Bowlds life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Bowlds in 1944 was 38, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Bowlds

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bowlds 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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