Burow Name Meaning

German: habitational name from places so named in Mecklenburg and Pomerania.

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


Similar surnames: Buhrow, Bulow, Thurow, Barkow, Bury, Buetow, Buren, Borom, Bro, Muro

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Burow Family Origin

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Burow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Burow occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Burow's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Burow. A less common occupation for the Burow family was Farm Laborer.

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Burow Historical Records

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Burow Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Burow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Burow in 1955 was 26, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Burow

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