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Origins of the Barrowes surname

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About the Barroweses

We have a total number of 118 records for people with the last name Barrowes.

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Where do most Barroweses live?

In 1921, most Barroweses lived in South East.

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Interesting facts about Barroweses

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We have 98 records for the Barrowes surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Barroweses most likely to marry?

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What are the most common Barrowes first names?

  • John
  • Thomas
  • Elizabeth
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Barroweses

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Barroweses in 1921
Private Means




Butcher's Book Keeper


Colverts Widow


Domestic Affairs


Common Male occupations for Barroweses in 1921










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