Gowans Name Origin, Meaning and Family History

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Surname Distribution

Census frequency by county

Name Concentrations Within England and Wales

Gowans Surname Statistics

Top Professions for the Gowans family

Profession Census Frequency
Milliner 3
Ship Builder 2
Char Woman 1
Shoe Maker 1
Widow 1
Semptress 1
Agricultural Labourer 1
Coal Carter 1
Dress Maker 1
Female Servant 1
House Keeper 1
Independant 1
Pensioner 1

Gowans Surname Variants Ranking

Rank Surname Match Census Frequency
1 Gowens 83% 826
2 Gowans 100% 813

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The surname Gowans is the 2nd most popular variant of Gowens.

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