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Winslow Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Winslow, a place in Buckinghamshire named from the genitive case of the Old English personal name or byname Wine (meaning ‘friend’) + Old English hlaw ‘hill’, ‘mound’, ‘barrow’.

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


Similar surnames: Kinslow, Winston, Wadlow, Bigelow, Anslow, Insley, Wansley, Winkley

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Winslow Family Origin

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Winslow Family Occupations

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  • Agricl Labourer

    3%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Income From Land & Dividends

    3%
  • Mariner

    3%

In 1881, the most common Winslow occupation in the UK was Agricl Labourer. 3% of Winslow's were Agricl Labourers. Agricl Labourer, Farmer and Income From Land & Dividends were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Winslow. A less common occupation for the Winslow family was Mariner.

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Winslow Historical Records

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Winslow Life Expectancy

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