Nowlen Family History

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Nowlen Name Meaning

Probably a variant spelling of Irish Nolan.

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


Similar surnames: Nowlin, Nolen, Nowlan, Boylen, Nowling, Doolen, Bowlen, Mollen

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Nowlen Family Origin

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Nowlen Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    32%
  • Farmer

    26%
  • Fermier Son

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

In 1881, Cultivateur, Farmer and Fermier Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nowlen. The most common Nowlen occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 32% of Nowlen's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Nowlen family was Laborer.

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Nowlen Historical Records

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Nowlen Life Expectancy

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