Hallows Family History

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Hallows Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English hal(l)owes ‘nooks’, ‘hollows’, from Old English halh (see Hale 1). In some cases the name may be genitive, rather than plural, in form, with the sense ‘relative or servant of the dweller in the nook’.

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

Similar surnames: Fallows, Callow, Harlow, Hallums, Fellows, Haylock, Pellow, Sallis

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Hallows Family Origin

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Hallows Family Occupations

What did your Hallows ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hallows occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 29% of Hallows's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Hallows family was Laborer. Blacksmith, Farmer and Boarding House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hallows.

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  • Blacksmith

  • Farmer

  • Boarding House

  • Laborer


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

Hallows Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

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

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Hallows Life Expectancy

What is the average Hallows lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Hallows life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Hallows in 1958 was 65, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hallows 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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