Bower Surname History
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- Bower last name meaning & etymology
- Bower spelling & pronunciation
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Bower Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Bower can be very difficult to determine because country boundaries change over time, making the original nationality a mystery. The original ethnicity of Bower may be in dispute depending on whether the name came about organically and independently in different locales; for example, in the case of family names that come from a professional trade, which can appear in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Fisher" which was given to fishermen).
Bower Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Bower come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. Some of these trade-based surnames may be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is essential to research the ethnicity of a name, and the languages spoken by its early ancestors. Many names like Bower come from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bible, the Bhagavadgītā, and so forth. In many cases these family names relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
Bower Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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Understanding spelling variations and alternate spellings of the Bower family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name. Family names like Bower transform in how they're said and written as they travel across communities, family lines, and countries over the years. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Bower were written down based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Bower.
Last names similar to BowerBöwer, Bowe-rabe, Bowerarthur, Bowerbach, Bowerbank, Bowerbanksmith, Bower-binns, Bowerchudt, Bowerdavid, Bowerdouglas, Bowere, Bowerearlton, Bowereis, Boweren, Bowerer, Boweres, Bowerey, Bowerfelt, Bowerfield, Bowerfien
Bower Family Tree
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- Elizabeth Prosser (nee Bower) 1862 - ?
- LeRoy Bower
- John E Bower 1931 - ?
- John Price Durban Bower 1849 - ?
- Paulina Jane Bower 1848 - ?
- Louis Durban Bower
- Annie Elizabeth Bower Pitzer 1872 - ?
- Alice Mabel (Bower) Dickey 1874 - ?
- Susannah Catherine "Katie" Bower Boyd 1870 - ?
- Mildred Ruth (Bower) Vaniman 1877 - ?