Trower Family History

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Trower Name Meaning

English: variant of Thrower. Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Treabhair (see Trevor). Americanized spelling of German Trauer, a habitational name for someone from Trauen in Lower Saxony.

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


Similar surnames: Trover, Tower, Troyer, Roger, Grover, Thrower, Cromer, Toner, Clower

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Trower Family Origin

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Trower Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Trower family was Keeping House. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Trower. The most common Trower occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Trower's were Farmers.

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Trower Historical Records

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Trower Life Expectancy

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