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Barrows Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a grove (see Barrow 1) or an ancient burial mound (see Barrow 2).

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

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Barrows Family Origin

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Barrows Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barrows. The most common Barrows occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Barrows's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Barrows family was Carpenter.

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Barrows Life Expectancy

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