Markow Family History

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Markow Name Meaning

Russian (Markov) and Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): patronymic from a Slavic form of Mark. Shortened form of Jewish Markowitz.

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

Similar surnames: Markov, Markos, Markin, Marko, Arko, Maslow, Arnow, Berkow, Narrow

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Markow Family Origin

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Markow Family Occupations

What did your Markow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Markow occupation in the USA was Physician. 100% of Markow's were Physicians.

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  • Physician


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Markow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Markow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Markow 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Markow. 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 413 military records available for the last name Markow. For the veterans among your Markow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Markow Life Expectancy

What is the average Markow lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Markow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Markow in 1962 was 83, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Markow 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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