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Fallows Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a patch of fallow land, Middle English falwe (Old English f(e)alg). This word was used to denote both land left uncultivated for a time to recover its fertility and land recently brought into cultivation. The name is also borne by Ashkenazic Jews, as an Americanized form of one or more like-sounding Jewish surnames.

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


Similar surnames: Hallows, Fellows, Callow, Fall, Fallis, Aldous, Harlow, Farlow

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Fallows Family Origin

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Fallows Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Silk Weaver

    2%

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

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Fallows Life Expectancy

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