Sow Name Meaning

African: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Som, Show, Sok, Joa, Ok, Koh, Mou, Gow, Stow, Bow

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Sow Family Origin

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Sow Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    40%
  • Bookfolder

    20%
  • Boot & Shoemaker

    20%
  • Cook

    20%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Sow family was Cook. The most common Sow occupation in Canada was Laborer. 40% of Sow's were Laborers. Laborer, Bookfolder and Boot & Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sow.

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Sow Historical Records

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Sow Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1967 and 2004, Sow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Sow in 1967 was 71, and 61 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sow

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