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Sharrow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Sharrow in Sheffield or Sharow in North Yorkshire, both named with Old English scearu ‘boundary’ + hoh ‘hill-spur’. Americanized spelling of French Charron.

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


Similar surnames: Sharlow, Harrow, Sharron, Harrop, Harlow, Carrow, Barrow, Sharrock

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Sharrow Family Origin

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Sharrow Family Occupations

What did your Sharrow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Sharrow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Sharrow's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sharrow family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Com Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sharrow.

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Com Laborer

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Sharrow ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Sharrow Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Sharrow Life Expectancy

What is the average Sharrow lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Sharrow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Sharrow in 1952 was 48, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sharrow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sharrow 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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