Arrowood Family History

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Arrowood Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English Harwood. There is also a Cherokee connection, but it is not known whether this name is derived from a Cherokee original.

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


Similar surnames: Arwood, Armwood, Gatewood, Harwood, Garwood, Harewood, Redwood

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Arrowood Family Origin

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Arrowood Family Occupations

What did your Arrowood ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Arrowood. 25% of Arrowood men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Arrowood women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Arrowood were Miner and Looper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    25%
  • Laborer
    20%
  • Truck Driver
    6%
  • Miner
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    10%
  • Spinner
    9%
  • Seamstress
    8%
  • Looper
    8%

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

Arrowood Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Arrowood. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Arrowood 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 286 immigration records available for the last name Arrowood. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, 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 Arrowood. For the veterans among your Arrowood ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Arrowood Life Expectancy

What is the average Arrowood lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Arrowood life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Arrowood in 1953 was 20, and 72 in 2004.

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