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Wadlow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a lost place, Wadlow in Toddington, Bedfordshire, named with the Old English personal name Wada + Old English hlaw ‘hill’, ‘barrow’.

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


Similar surnames: Wardlow, Barlow, Callow, Ludlow, Harlow, Wadley, Farlow, Marlow

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Wadlow Family Origin

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Wadlow Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Agricultural Laborer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Wadlow family was Agricultural Laborer. The most common Wadlow occupation in the UK was Farmer. 17% of Wadlow's were Farmers. Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Wadlow.

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Wadlow Historical Records

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Wadlow Life Expectancy

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