Barklow Family History

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Barklow Name Meaning

Probably of Dutch origin: unexplained.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Burklow, Barlow, Barkalow, Bartow, Balow, Carlow, Harlow, Garlow

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Barklow Family Origin

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Barklow Family Occupations

What did your Barklow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and At Home were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barklow. A less common occupation for the Barklow family was Brick Mason. The most common Barklow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 58% of Barklow's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • At Home

  • Brick Mason


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Barklow ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Barklow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Barklow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barklow census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 95 immigration records available for the last name Barklow. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 284 military records available for the last name Barklow. For the veterans among your Barklow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barklow Life Expectancy

What is the average Barklow lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Barklow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Barklow in 1949 was 38, and 86 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Barklow ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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