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Farrow Name Meaning

Northern English: hypercorrected form of Farrar, occupational name for a smith or worker in iron. The original -ar or -er ending of this name came to be regarded as an error, and was changed to -ow.

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


Similar surnames: Farro, Farrar, Yarrow, Barrow, Arrow, Carrow, Ferro, Harrow, Farlow

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Farrow Family Origin

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Farrow Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Farrow family was Keeping House. The most common Farrow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Farrow's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Farrow.

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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Farrow Historical Records

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Farrow Life Expectancy

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Between 1940 and 2004, Farrow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Farrow in 1940 was 32, and 73 in 2004.

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