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Merrow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Merrow in Surrey, possibly so named from Old English mearg ‘marrow’ used figuratively to mean ‘fertile ground’.

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


Similar surnames: Harrow, Merton, Marlow, Yarrow, Barrow, Merry, Cerro, Marrow, Meadow

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Merrow Family Origin

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Merrow Family Occupations

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  • Gatekeeper

    33%
  • Salt Labourer

    33%
  • Ship Broker

    33%

In 1881, Gatekeeper and Salt Labourer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Merrow. A less common occupation for the Merrow family was Ship Broker. The most common Merrow occupation in the UK was Gatekeeper. 33% of Merrow's were Gatekeepers.

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Merrow Historical Records

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Merrow Life Expectancy

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