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Marlow Name Meaning

habitational name from the place in Buckinghamshire on the Thames, named in Old English with mere ‘lake’, ‘pool’ + lafe ‘remnants’, ‘leavings’, i.e. a boggy area remaining after a lake had been drained. possibly also a variant of Marley.

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


Similar surnames: Harlow, Farlow, Barlow, Parlow, Mallow, Harrow, Callow, Marley

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Marlow Family Origin

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Marlow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Servant

    11%
  • Farmers Son

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Marlow family was Farmers Son. The most common Marlow occupation in Canada was Farmer. 29% of Marlow's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marlow.

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Marlow Life Expectancy

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