Lowy Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Levy. Dutch: from a Dutch adaptation of the French personal name Louis. Variant of Swiss German and Jewish (Ashkenazic) Loewe (see Loewy).

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


Similar surnames: Lowe, Loy, Loewy, Lory, Lewy, Low, Lown, Lose, Mory, Goy

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Lowy Family Origin

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Lowy Family Occupations

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  • Merchant

    25%
  • Clergyman

    13%
  • Distillery

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Lowy occupation in the USA was Merchant. 25% of Lowy's were Merchants. A less common occupation for the Lowy family was Farm Laborer. Merchant, Clergyman and Distillery were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lowy.

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Lowy Historical Records

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Lowy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Lowy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Lowy in 1955 was 54, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lowy

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