Row Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Rowe.

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

Similar surnames: Rew, Dow, Mow, How, Roe, Yow, Tow, Raw, Low, Roy

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Row Family Origin

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Row Family Occupations

What did your Row ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Row occupation in the UK was Farmer. 4% of Row's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Row family was Carpenter. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Row.

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  • Farmer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Labourer

  • Carpenter


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

Row Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 71,000 census records available for the last name Row. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Row census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Row. 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 Card

There are 39,000 military records available for the last name Row. For the veterans among your Row ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Row Life Expectancy

What is the average Row lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Row life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Row in 1943 was 30, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Row ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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