Bownds Family History

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Bownds Name Meaning

English: probably a variant spelling of Bounds.

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


Similar surnames: Bowns, Bowlds, Bownes, Bolds, Bonde, Bowens, Cords, Boss, Bound

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Bownds Family Origin

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Bownds Family Occupations

What did your Bownds ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Bownds family was Keeping House. The most common Bownds occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Bownds's were Farmers. Farmer, Farmee and Harness Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bownds.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Farmee

    20%
  • Harness Maker

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%

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Bownds Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Bownds Life Expectancy

What is the average Bownds lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Bownds life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Bownds in 1961 was 62, and 87 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Bownds 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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