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Snowden Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Snowden, a place in West Yorkshire named from Old English snaw ‘snow’ + dun ‘hill’, i.e. a hill where snow lies long.

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


Similar surnames: Snowdon, Bowden, Rowden, Cowden, Howden, Crowden, Plowden, Norden

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Snowden Family Origin

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Snowden Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Seaman

    9%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Cooper

    4%

In 1881, Farmer, Seaman and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Snowden. The most common Snowden occupation in Canada was Farmer. 35% of Snowden's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Snowden family was Cooper.

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Snowden Historical Records

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Snowden Life Expectancy

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