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Dowler Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a maker of dowels and similar objects, from an agent derivative of Middle English dowle ‘dowel’, ‘headless peg’, ‘bolt’.

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


Similar surnames: Bowler, Dower, Fowler, Dobler, Bowker, Downer, Ohler, Cobler, Doner

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Dowler Family Origin

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Dowler Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Going To School

    6%
  • School

    6%
  • Auditor

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Dowler family was Auditor. Farmer, Going To School and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dowler. The most common Dowler occupation in Canada was Farmer. 52% of Dowler's were Farmers.

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Dowler Historical Records

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Dowler Life Expectancy

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