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Farlow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Shropshire, so named from Old English fearn ‘fern’ + hlaw ‘hill’, ‘tumulus’.

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


Similar surnames: Barlow, Harlow, Marlow, Parlow, Sharlow, Barrow, Callow, Harrow

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Farlow Family Origin

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Farlow Family Occupations

What did your Farlow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Farlow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 52% of Farlow's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Farlow family was Keeping House. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Farlow.

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  • Farmer

    52%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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Farlow Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Farlow ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Farlow Life Expectancy

What is the average Farlow lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, Farlow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Farlow in 1948 was 42, and 72 in 2004.

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