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Orlow Name Meaning

German and Polish spelling of Russian and Jewish Orlov (see Orloff).

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


Similar surnames: Orlov, Perlow, Koslow, Orloff, Borow, Arnow, Low, Bilow, Clow, Tarlow

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Orlow Family Origin

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Orlow Family Occupations

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Orlow Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Orlow Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Orlow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Orlow in 1957 was 51, and 88 in 2004.

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