Barlowe Family History

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Barlowe Name Meaning

English: variant of Barlow.

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

Similar surnames: Harlowe, Barlow, Marlowe, Ballowe, Marlow, Blowe, Harlow, Parslow

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Barlowe Family Origin

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Barlowe Family Occupations

What did your Barlowe ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Barlowe family was Tramcar Inspector (Tramways Serv). The most common Barlowe occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 33% of Barlowe's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner and Plain Sewer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Barlowe.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Plain Sewer

  • Tramcar Inspector (Tramways Serv)


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Barlowe ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Barlowe Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Barlowe. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Barlowe 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 435 immigration records available for the last name Barlowe. 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 480 military records available for the last name Barlowe. For the veterans among your Barlowe ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Barlowe Life Expectancy

What is the average Barlowe lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Barlowe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Barlowe in 1955 was 44, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Barlowe

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Barlowe 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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