Dowie Family History
Dowie Surname History
Dowie family history has a complex evolution of which the particulars can be pieced together by Dowie family researchers. This Dowie history and genealogy page contains the contributed history of the Dowie surname made up of user-contributed content from users like you. The Dowie family name is an old lineage that has spread all across the world for many generations, and as the Dowie family has spread, it has changed making its etymology difficult to unearth.
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The evolution of Dowie starts with it's early ancestors. Even in the earliest days of a name there are changes in that name simply because last names were infrequently written down that long ago.
As these families moved between countries and languages, the Dowie name may have changed with them. It was not uncommon for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language. Dowie families have migrated across various regions all throughout history.
Dowie country of origin
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The nationality of Dowie may be very difficult to determine in cases which regional boundaries change over time, making the nation of origin indeterminate. The original ethnicity of Dowie may be in dispute depending on whether the name came about naturally and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of names that are based on professions, which can crop up in multiple regions independently (such as the surname "Miller" which referred to the profession of working in a mill).
Meaning of the last name Dowie
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The meaning of Dowie come may come from a profession, such as the name "Clark" which evolved from the profession of "clerk". Many of these profession-based surnames may be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is important to understand the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its family members. Many names like Dowie originate from religious texts such as the Quran, the Bhagavadgītā, the Bible, and so forth. In many cases these family names are shortened versions of a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
- Alice D Dowie 1938 - 2011
- George B Dowie 1908 - 1993
- Allan Dowie 1901 - 1972
- Lilian B Dowie 1909 - 2003
- Nelle Dowie 1886 - 1972
- Kenneth Dowie 1887 - 1965
- Thomas Dowie 1914 - 1999
- Charles J Dowie 1914 - 1990
- Isabella C Dowie 1916 - 1998
- Robert Cecil Dowie 1933 - 2011
- May E Dowie 1895 - 2002
- Raymonde Dowie 1922 - 2001
- James Dowie 1902 - 1984
- David F Dowie 1934 - 1993
- Marion Dowie 1884 - 1976
- Robert Dowie 1922 - 1986
- Margaret Dowie 1892 - 1983
- John Dowie 1897 - 1979
- John P Dowie 1919 - 2002
- Sherman D Dowie 1932 - 1996
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Famous people named Dowie
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Dowie
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Dowie. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Dowie spelling variations
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Researching misspellings and spelling variations of the Dowie last name are important to understanding the etymology of the name. In times when literacy was uncommon, names such as Dowie were transcribed based on their pronunciation when people's names were recorded in government records. This could have resulted in misspellings of Dowie. Last names like Dowie change in how they're written as they travel across communities, family branches, and countries across time.