Narrow Family History

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Narrow Name Meaning

Jewish: Americanized form of some like-sounding Ashkenazic name.

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

Similar surnames: Carrow, Farrow, Parrow, Arnow, Larrow, Nedrow, Markow, Yarrow, Arrow

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Narrow Family Origin

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Narrow Family Occupations

What did your Narrow ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Narrow. 47% of Narrow men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Narrow women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Narrow were Labor and Nurse

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Salesman
  • Electrician
  • Labor

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Teacher
  • Laborer
  • Nurse

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Narrow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Narrow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Narrow census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 94 immigration records available for the last name Narrow. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Narrow. For the veterans among your Narrow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Narrow Life Expectancy

What is the average Narrow lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Narrow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Narrow in 1963 was 92, and 82 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Narrow ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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