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Blewett Name Meaning

English: from Middle English bluet ‘blue woolen cloth’ or bleuet ‘cornflower’, perhaps applied as a nickname for a habitual wearer of blue clothes or for someone with blue eyes. Both terms are from Old French bleuet, a diminutive of bleu ‘blue’, a word of Germanic origin (see Blau).

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


Similar surnames: Blissett, Fleet, Jewett, Baskett, Burgett, Brett, Berrett, Leet, Lett

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Blewett Family Origin

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Blewett Family Occupations

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  • Fisherman

    10%
  • Farmer

    5%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%

In 1881, the most common Blewett occupation in the UK was Fisherman. 10% of Blewett's were Fishermans. Fisherman, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Blewett. A less common occupation for the Blewett family was Agricultural Labourer.

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Blewett Historical Records

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Blewett Life Expectancy

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