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Farlow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Shropshire, so named from Old English fearn ‘fern’ + hlaw ‘hill’, ‘tumulus’.

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


Similar surnames: Barlow, Harlow, Marlow, Parlow, Sharlow, Barrow, Callow, Harrow

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Farlow Family Origin

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Farlow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Servant

    15%
  • Box Maker

    8%
  • Cart Trammer

    8%

In 1881, the most common Farlow occupation in Canada was Farmer. 38% of Farlow's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Farlow family was Cart Trammer. Farmer, Servant and Box Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Farlow.

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Farlow Historical Records

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Farlow Life Expectancy

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