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Ludlow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Shropshire, so named from the Old English river name Hlude (from hlud ‘loud’, ‘roaring’) referring to the Teme river + hlaw ‘hill’. See also Laidlaw. Dutch: from the personal name Ludolph.

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

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Ludlow Family Origin

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Ludlow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ludlow. The most common Ludlow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Ludlow's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ludlow family was Farming.

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Ludlow Life Expectancy

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