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Nancarrow Name Meaning

Cornish: habitational name from places in the parishes of St. Allen and St. Michael Penkivel, so named from Cornish nans ‘valley’ + carow ‘deer’, ‘stag’ or garow ‘rough’.

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


Similar surnames: Carrow, Yarrow, Harrow, Barrow, Carro, Sharrow, Darrow, Najarro

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Nancarrow Family Origin

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Nancarrow Family Occupations

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In 1880, Miner, Coachman and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nancarrow. The most common Nancarrow occupation in the USA was Miner. 40% of Nancarrow's were Miners. A less common occupation for the Nancarrow family was Tailor.

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  • Miner

    40%
  • Coachman

    20%
  • Farm Laborer

    20%
  • Tailor

    20%

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Nancarrow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Nancarrow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nancarrow 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 Nancarrow. 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 Nancarrow. For the veterans among your Nancarrow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nancarrow Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Nancarrow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Nancarrow in 1962 was 79, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nancarrow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nancarrow 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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