Gowins Family History

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Gowins Name Meaning

Variant of English Gowing. Variant of Scottish Gowans.

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


Similar surnames: Gowin, Gowans, Gowing, Gowens, Gorin, Cowans, Goding, Towns, Bowens

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Gowins Family Origin

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Gowins Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    20%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Farming

    15%
  • Clock And Watch Repairer

    5%

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In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gowins. A less common occupation for the Gowins family was Clock And Watch Repairer. The most common Gowins occupation in the USA was Laborer. 20% of Gowins's were Laborers.

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Gowins Historical Records

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Gowins Life Expectancy

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