Thurlow Family History

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Thurlow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Thurlow in Suffolk, recorded in Domesday Book as Tritlawa and Tridlauua, and apparently named with Old English þr¯ð ‘troop’, ‘assembly’ + hlaw ‘burial mound’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Harlow, Sharlow, Thurow, Barlow, Ludlow, Harrow, Farlow, Turton

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Thurlow Family Origin

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Thurlow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Fisherman

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Fisherman and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thurlow. The most common Thurlow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Thurlow's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Thurlow family was Keeping House.

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Thurlow Historical Records

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Thurlow Life Expectancy

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