Thurlow Family History

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Thurlow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Thurlow in Suffolk, recorded in Domesday Book as Tritlawa and Tridlauua, and apparently named with Old English þr¯ð ‘troop’, ‘assembly’ + hlaw ‘burial mound’, ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Harlow, Sharlow, Thurow, Barlow, Ludlow, Harrow, Farlow, Turton

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Thurlow Family Origin

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Thurlow Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    12%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    3%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Thurlow occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 12% of Thurlow's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thurlow. A less common occupation for the Thurlow family was Labourer.

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Thurlow Historical Records

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Thurlow Life Expectancy

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