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Dowdle Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Dowdell. Possibly an altered spelling of German Daudel, Dautel, variants of Dietz.

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


Similar surnames: Bowdle, Cordle, Doble, Fowle, Dowse, Dowe, Dowdey, Diddle, Odle

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Dowdle Family Origin

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Dowdle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Going To School

    15%
  • Son

    10%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dowdle family was Laborer. Farmer, Going To School and Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dowdle. The most common Dowdle occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Dowdle's were Farmers.

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Dowdle Historical Records

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Dowdle Life Expectancy

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