Sharrow Family History

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Sharrow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Sharrow in Sheffield or Sharow in North Yorkshire, both named with Old English scearu ‘boundary’ + hoh ‘hill-spur’. Americanized spelling of French Charron.

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

Similar surnames: Sharlow, Harrow, Sharron, Harrop, Harlow, Carrow, Barrow, Sharrock

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Sharrow Family Origin

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Sharrow Family Occupations

What did your Sharrow ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Labourer and Buanit Baker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Sharrow. 47% of Sharrow men worked as a Labourer and 34% of Sharrow women worked as a Buanit Baker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sharrow were Foreman and Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Labourer
  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • Foreman

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Buanit Baker
  • Lawyer Help
  • Servant

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

Sharrow Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Sharrow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sharrow 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 396 immigration records available for the last name Sharrow. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Sharrow. For the veterans among your Sharrow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sharrow Life Expectancy

What is the average Sharrow lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Sharrow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Sharrow in 1952 was 48, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sharrow 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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