Bowie Family History
Bowie Surname History
This page is the home for the complete history of the Bowie family name, Bowie origins, and history of people with the Bowie name. The Bowie family name is an old lineage that has spread all across the world over the centuries, and as the name Bowie has migrated, it has changed making its etymology tricky to piece together. Bowie family history has rich origins of which the particulars are beginning to be understood by Bowie family researchers.
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The evolution of Bowie starts at it's earliest origins. Even in the early generations of a name there are changes in that name simply because last names were infrequently written down that long ago.
It was commonplace for a last name to change as it enters a new country or language. Bowie families have travelled around different countries all throughout history. As Bowie families moved between countries and languages, the Bowie name may have changed with them.
Bowie country of origin
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The nationality of Bowie can be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, leaving the original nationality indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Bowie may be in dispute as result of whether the family name originated naturally and independently in multiple locales; for example, in the case of surnames that are based on a craft, which can crop up in multiple countries independently (such as the last name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy).
Meaning of the last name Bowie
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The meaning of Bowie come may come from a profession, such as the name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer. A lot of these craft-based family names can be a profession in a different language. Because of this it is important to understand the ethnicity of a name, and the languages used by its progenitors. Many names like Bowie originate from religious texts like the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, the Quran, and so forth. In many cases these names relate to a religious expression such as "From the ash tree".
- Alice Bowie Carter 1874 - ?
- Margaret Bowie Slaughter
- Catherine Bowie Pendleton 1807 - ?
- Maria Bowie Bowie Magruder
- William D. Bowie 1854 - ?
- Alice Myrtle (nee Bowie) McCluskey
- Oden Bowie Bier 1868 - 1869
- Oden Bowie 1826 - 1894
- George Bowie
- Annette C. Bowie 1862 - ?
- Rebeckah Weston Bowie 1775 - ?
- John Bowie Magruder
- Catherine Bowie Pendelton 1740 - ?
- N. Booth Bowie 1875 - ?
- Carter Lee Bowie 1873 - ?
- Isabel Bowie 1744 - ?
- John Bowie Pendleton 1805 - 1885
- Isabel Bowie
- Mary Oden Bowie 1866 - ?
- Jane Bowie
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Famous people named Bowie
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Bowie
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Bowie. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Fun facts about the Bowie family
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Bowie spelling variations
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In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Bowie were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have led to misspellings of Bowie. Last names like Bowie vary in their spelling as they travel across villages, family lines, and countries over generations. Researching misspellings and alternate spellings of the Bowie family name are important to understanding the possible origins of the name.