Sharlow Family History

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Sharlow Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of English Shardlow, a habitational name from Shardlow in Derbyshire, so named from Old English sceard ‘notch’, ‘indentation’ + hlaw ‘mound’.

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

Similar surnames: Harlow, Sharrow, Barlow, Thurlow, Farlow, Harrow, Barrow, Marlow

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Sharlow Family Origin

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Sharlow Family Occupations

What did your Sharlow ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Sharlow. 67% of Sharlow men worked as a Farmer

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Oprateur

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

Sharlow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sharlow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sharlow 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 224 immigration records available for the last name Sharlow. 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 479 military records available for the last name Sharlow. For the veterans among your Sharlow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sharlow Life Expectancy

What is the average Sharlow lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Sharlow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Sharlow in 1954 was 36, and 73 in 2004.

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