Cowens Family History

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Cowens Name Meaning

Scottish and northeastern English: variant spelling of Scottish Cowans.

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


Similar surnames: Cowen, Bowens, Cowans, Gowens, Cosens, Gowans, Coveny, Gowins, Cowden

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Cowens Family Origin

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Cowens Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Cowens occupation in Canada was Farmer. 100% of Cowens's were Farmers.

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Cowens Historical Records

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Cowens Life Expectancy

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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