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Bewick Name Meaning

Northern English: habitational name from places in Northumberland and East Yorkshire named Bewick, from Old English beo ‘bee’ + wic ‘outlying farm’, hence an outlying station for the production of honey.

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


Similar surnames: Beswick, Fenwick, Cowick, Howick, Barwick, Bulick, Berwick, Beck

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Bewick Family Origin

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Bewick Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    15%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Engine Fitter

    3%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Farmer and Engine Fitter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Bewick. The most common Bewick occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 15% of Bewick's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Bewick family was Blacksmith.

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Bewick Historical Records

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Bewick Life Expectancy

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