Sharlow Family History

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Sharlow Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of English Shardlow, a habitational name from Shardlow in Derbyshire, so named from Old English sceard ‘notch’, ‘indentation’ + hlaw ‘mound’.

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


Similar surnames: Harlow, Sharrow, Barlow, Thurlow, Farlow, Harrow, Barrow, Marlow

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Sharlow Family Origin

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Sharlow Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    32%
  • Farmer

    18%
  • Painter

    9%
  • Boiler Maker

    5%

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sharlow. A less common occupation for the Sharlow family was Boiler Maker. The most common Sharlow occupation in the USA was Laborer. 32% of Sharlow's were Laborers.

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Sharlow Life Expectancy

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