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Farrow Name Meaning

Northern English: hypercorrected form of Farrar, occupational name for a smith or worker in iron. The original -ar or -er ending of this name came to be regarded as an error, and was changed to -ow.

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


Similar surnames: Farro, Farrar, Yarrow, Barrow, Arrow, Carrow, Ferro, Harrow, Farlow

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Farrow Family Origin

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Farrow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Going To School

    6%
  • Son

    5%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Farrow family was Carpenter. Farmer, Going To School and Son were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Farrow. The most common Farrow occupation in Canada was Farmer. 49% of Farrow's were Farmers.

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Farrow Life Expectancy

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