Lowrie Family History

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Lowrie Name Meaning

Scottish and northern Irish: from a pet form of Lawrence.

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


Similar surnames: Lawrie, Lourie, Lowry, Lowrey, Howie, Laurie, Dowie, Rorie, Corrie

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Lowrie Family Origin

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Lowrie Family Occupations

What did your Lowrie ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Blacksmith and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lowrie. The most common Lowrie occupation in Canada was Farmer. 36% of Lowrie's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lowrie family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Blacksmith

    8%
  • Labourer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Lowrie ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Lowrie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Lowrie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lowrie census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Lowrie. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Lowrie. For the veterans among your Lowrie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lowrie Life Expectancy

What is the average Lowrie lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Lowrie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Lowrie in 1940 was 32, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lowrie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lowrie ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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