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Harrow Name Meaning

English and Scottish: habitational name from any of various places so named in England and Scotland, as for example Harrow in northwest London (Herges in Domesday Book), Harrow Head in Nether Wasdale, Cumbria, both named from Old English hearg, hærg ‘(pagan) temple’, and Harrow near Mey, Caithness.

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


Similar surnames: Barrow, Harlow, Carrow, Yarrow, Harrop, Sharrow, Darrow, Arrow

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Harrow Family Origin

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Harrow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    58%
  • School

    33%
  • Farmers Son

    8%

In 1881, the most common Harrow occupation in Canada was Farmer. 58% of Harrow's were Farmers. Farmer and School were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Harrow. A less common occupation for the Harrow family was Farmers Son.

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Harrow Life Expectancy

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