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Barstow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Bairstow in West Yorkshire, probably named with Old English beger ‘berry’ + stow ‘place’. The surname is still most common in Yorkshire.

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

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Barstow Family Origin

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Barstow Family Occupations

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

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  • Farmer

    4%
  • Cabinet Maker

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Joiner

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Barstow family was Joiner. Farmer, Cabinet Maker and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Barstow. The most common Barstow occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Barstow's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Barstow | Data not to scale

Barstow Historical Records

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Barstow Life Expectancy

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