Trow Family History
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Trow Name Meaning
English (chiefly West Midlands): nickname for a trustworthy person, from Middle English trow(e), trew(e) ‘faithful’, ‘steadfast’. English: variant of Tree, from Middle English trow, trew. English: topographic name for someone who lived near a depression in the ground, from Middle English trow ‘trough’, ‘hollow’. Translated form of French Jetté (see Jette). Trow represents the French Canadian pronunciation of English ‘throw’.
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press
Similar surnames: Brow, Low, Troy, Crow, Trim, Tron, Trew, Trone, Roh, Toro