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Willow Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived in an area where willows grew or by a conspicuous willow tree, from an unattested Old English word, wilig.

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


Similar surnames: Will, Wilton, Willey, Willows, Callow, Gillow, Winslow, Kellow

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Willow Family Origin

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Willow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Carpenter

    16%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Police Officer

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Willow. A less common occupation for the Willow family was Police Officer. The most common Willow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Willow's were Farmers.

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Willow Historical Records

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Willow Life Expectancy

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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