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Hargrow Family History

Hargrow Name Meaning

Probably an altered form of Harcrow a surname of Scottish origin.

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


Similar surnames: Harrow, Harcrow, Barrow, Carrow, Harlow, Arrow, Yarrow, Harrop

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Where is the Hargrow family from?

You can see how Hargrow families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hargrow family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1861 and 1920. The most Hargrow families were found in USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 4 Hargrow families living in Lancashire. This was about 57% of all the recorded Hargrow's in United Kingdom. Lancashire had the highest population of Hargrow families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hargrow surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hargrow ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Hargrow. 44% of Hargrow men worked as a Laborer and 42% of Hargrow women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hargrow were Cook and Laborer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    44%
  • Farmer
    28%
  • Farm Laborer
    10%
  • Cook
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
    42%
  • Cook
    34%
  • Laborer
    25%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hargrow. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hargrow census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 16 immigration records available for the last name Hargrow. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 234 military records available for the last name Hargrow. For the veterans among your Hargrow ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hargrow lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Hargrow life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Hargrow in 1959 was 46, and 68 in 2004.

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