Bulow Family History

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Bulow Name Meaning

German (Bülow): habitational name from any of several places in Mecklenburg named Bülow.

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

Similar surnames: Buelow, Burow, Below, Kulow, Balow, Brunow, Barlow, Buetow, Luplow

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Bulow Family Origin

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Bulow Family Occupations

What did your Bulow ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Bulow. 23% of Bulow men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Bulow women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Bulow were Laborer and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Truck Driver
  • Clerk
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Saleswoman
  • Bookkeeper
  • Clerk

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Bulow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Bulow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Bulow 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Bulow. 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 16,000 military records available for the last name Bulow. For the veterans among your Bulow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Bulow Life Expectancy

What is the average Bulow lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Bulow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Bulow in 1953 was 44, and 65 in 2004.

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