Dowe Name Meaning

English and Scottish: variant spelling of Dow.

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


Similar surnames: Dow, Lowe, Dawe, Done, Down, Dowse, Dove, Mow, Doe, Dowd

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Dowe Family Origin

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Dowe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    86%
  • Blacksmith

    14%

In 1881, the most common Dowe occupation in Canada was Farmer. 86% of Dowe's were Farmers. Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Dowe.

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Dowe Historical Records

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Dowe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Dowe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Dowe in 1953 was 29, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dowe

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