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Sharrow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Sharrow in Sheffield or Sharow in North Yorkshire, both named with Old English scearu ‘boundary’ + hoh ‘hill-spur’. Americanized spelling of French Charron.

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


Similar surnames: Sharlow, Harrow, Sharron, Harrop, Harlow, Carrow, Barrow, Sharrock

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Sharrow Family Origin

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Sharrow Family Occupations

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  • Bakers Widow

    17%
  • Foreman Engine Fitter

    17%
  • Haberdasher

    17%
  • Parish Clerk

    17%

In 1881, Bakers Widow, Foreman Engine Fitter and Haberdasher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sharrow. The most common Sharrow occupation in the UK was Bakers Widow. 17% of Sharrow's were Bakers Widows. A less common occupation for the Sharrow family was Parish Clerk.

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Sharrow Historical Records

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Sharrow Life Expectancy

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