Whitelow Family History

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Whitelow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Whitelow in South Yorkshire, named with Old English hwit ‘white’ + hlaw ‘hill’. Compare Whitelaw.

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

Similar surnames: Whitelaw, Whitwell, Bigelow, Whitley, Winslow, Whitton, Whittle

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Whitelow Family Origin

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Whitelow Family Occupations

What did your Whitelow ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Whitelow family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Attorney At Law and Draughts Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Whitelow. The most common Whitelow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Whitelow's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Attorney At Law

  • Draughts Man

  • Farm Laborer


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

Whitelow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Whitelow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Whitelowcensus 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 321 immigration records available for the last name Whitelow. 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 313 military records available for the last name Whitelow. For the veterans among your Whitelow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Whitelow Life Expectancy

What is the average Whitelow lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Whitelow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Whitelow in 1952 was 46, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Whitelow

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Whitelow 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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