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Brownlow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Greater Manchester, Cheshire, and Staffordshire named Brownlow, all probably from Old English brun ‘brown’ + Old English hlaw ‘hill’, ‘mound’.

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


Similar surnames: Brownlee, Brownell, Brumlow, Bromley, Brandon, Brown, Browning

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Brownlow Family Origin

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Brownlow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    9%
  • Coal Miner

    8%
  • Housekeeper

    2%
  • Tailor

    2%

In 1881, Farmer, Coal Miner and Housekeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Brownlow. The most common Brownlow occupation in the UK was Farmer. 9% of Brownlow's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Brownlow family was Tailor .

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Brownlow Historical Records

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Brownlow Life Expectancy

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