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Garrow Name Meaning

Scottish: descriptive nickname from Gaelic garbh ‘brawny’, ‘rough’. English: variant of Garraway. Americanized spelling of French Gareau.

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


Similar surnames: Darrow, Garret, Marrow, Garron, Harrow, Yarrow, Arrow, Garrod, Larrow

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Garrow Family Origin

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Garrow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • School

    20%
  • Blacksmith

    12%
  • Butcher

    4%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Garrow family was Butcher. The most common Garrow occupation in Canada was Farmer. 30% of Garrow's were Farmers. Farmer, School and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Garrow.

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Garrow Historical Records

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Garrow Life Expectancy

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