Barkow Family History

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Barkow Name Meaning

Eastern German: habitational name from any of several places so named in Mecklenburg and Pomerania.

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

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Barkow Family Origin

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Barkow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    18%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Cabinetmaker

    9%
  • Grocers Clerk

    9%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Cabinetmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barkow. A less common occupation for the Barkow family was Grocers Clerk. The most common Barkow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Barkow's were Farmers.

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Barkow Historical Records

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Barkow Life Expectancy

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