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Brownlow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Greater Manchester, Cheshire, and Staffordshire named Brownlow, all probably from Old English brun ‘brown’ + Old English hlaw ‘hill’, ‘mound’.

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


Similar surnames: Brownlee, Brownell, Brumlow, Bromley, Brandon, Brown, Browning

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Brownlow Family Origin

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Brownlow Family Occupations

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  • School

    28%
  • Farmer

    16%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Clerk

    3%

In 1881, the most common Brownlow occupation in Canada was School. 28% of Brownlow's were Schools. School, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brownlow. A less common occupation for the Brownlow family was Clerk.

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Brownlow Historical Records

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Brownlow Life Expectancy

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