Carow Family History

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Carow Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Carrow. Respelling of German Karow.

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


Similar surnames: Karow, Carrow, Carol, Borow, Garrow, Carmon, Carron, Carby, Craw

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Carow Family Origin

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Carow Family Occupations

What did your Carow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Carow family was Fruit Dealer. Carpenter, Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carow. The most common Carow occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 22% of Carow's were Carpenters.

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  • Carpenter

    22%
  • Laborer

    22%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Fruit Dealer

    11%

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

Carow Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Carow

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Carow. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Carow. For the veterans among your Carow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Carow Life Expectancy

What is the average Carow lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Carow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Carow in 1963 was 61, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Carow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Carow 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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