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Bowie Surname History
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- Bowie last name meaning & etymology
- Bowie spelling & pronunciation
Bowie Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity
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The nationality of Bowie is often difficult to determine because regional boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Bowie may be in dispute depending on whether the family name came about naturally and independently in different locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Bowie Meaning & Etymology
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The meaning of Bowie come may come from a trade, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Some of these craft-based surnames can be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is good to know the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many western names like Bowie originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. Often these names relate to a religious phrase such as "Favored of God".
Bowie Pronunciation & Spelling Variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Bowie were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in official records. This could have led to misspellings of Bowie. Family names like Bowie transform in how they're spelled as they travel across tribes, family unions, and eras over the years. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Bowie last name are important to understanding the history of the name.
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Bowie Family Tree
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- Alice Myrtle (nee Bowie) McCluskey
- Oden Bowie 1826 - 1894
- Oden Bowie Bier 1868 - 1869
- William D. Bowie 1854 - ?
- Annette C. Bowie 1862 - ?
- Mary Oden Bowie 1866 - ?
- Carter Lee Bowie 1873 - ?
- N. Booth Bowie 1875 - ?
- Alice Bowie Carter 1874 - ?
- John Bowie Magruder