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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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In 1881, the most common Carrow occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Carrow's were Farmers. 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.

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Cooper

    13%
  • Going To School

    13%
  • Labourer

    13%

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Carrow Historical Records

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Carrow Life Expectancy

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Between 1947 and 2004, Carrow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Carrow in 1947 was 41, and 72 in 2004.

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