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Darlow Family History

Darlow Name Meaning

see Dearlove .

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

Similar surnames: Barlow, Harlow, Marlow, Darrow, Farlow, Tarlow, Parlow, Carlow

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Where is the Darlow family from?

You can see how Darlow families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Darlow family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Darlow families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there were 136 Darlow families living in Bedfordshire. This was about 19% of all the recorded Darlow's in United Kingdom. Bedfordshire had the highest population of Darlow families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Darlow surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Darlow ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Agricultural Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the United Kingdom named Darlow. 12% of Darlow men worked as an Agricultural Labourer and 74% of Darlow women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Darlow were Horsekeeper and Unpaid Household Duties. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1939

  • Agricultural Labourer
  • General Labourer
  • Railway Clerk
  • Horsekeeper

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Housewife
  • Household Duties (unpaid)
  • Unpaid Household Duties
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Census Records

There are 13,000 census records available for the last name Darlow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Darlow census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Darlow. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Darlow. For the veterans among your Darlow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Darlow lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Darlow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Darlow in 1964 was 70, and 79 in 2004.

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