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Barstow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Bairstow in West Yorkshire, probably named with Old English beger ‘berry’ + stow ‘place’. The surname is still most common in Yorkshire.

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

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Barstow Family Origin

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Barstow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Physician

    3%
  • Ship Carpenter

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Barstow family was Ship Carpenter. The most common Barstow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Barstow's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Physician were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barstow.

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Barstow Historical Records

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Barstow Life Expectancy

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