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Carrow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from either of two places: Carrow in Norfolk or Carraw in Northumberland. The first is thought to be named from Old English carr ‘rock’ (a Celtic loan word) + hoh ‘spur of a hill’, while the last may be named either from an Old British plural of carr, or from carr + Old English raw ‘row’. Possibly in some cases a reduced form of the Cornish surname Nancarrow.

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


Similar surnames: Barrow, Carro, Harrow, Arrow, Harlow, Callow, Yarrow, Harrop, Cerro

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Carrow Family Origin

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Carrow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Cooper

    13%
  • Going To School

    13%
  • Labourer

    13%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Carrow family was Labourer. Farmer, Cooper and Going To School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Carrow. The most common Carrow occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Carrow's were Farmers.

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Carrow Life Expectancy

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