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Origins of the Makower surname

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About the Makowers

We have a total number of 181 records for people with the last name Makower.

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Where do most Makowers live?

In 1921, most Makowers lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Makowers

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We have 88 records for the Makower surname. The oldest one dates back to 1910.

Who were Makowers most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Makower first names?

  • Ernest Samuel
  • Louis
  • Rachel
  • Agnes

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Common jobs for Makowers

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Makowers in 1921


Living On Her Own Means


Common Male occupations for Makowers in 1921
Silk Merchant




Commercial Clerk


Electrical Engineer


Professor Of Science Unestablished At The Royal Military Academy Woolwich £850 50 £1000 Inclusive


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