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Dewart Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Dewar, formerly found chiefly in Lanarkshire. Possibly an altered spelling of Dutch de Waart, a variant of De Weerd. Possibly a variant spelling of German Deward, from an old personal name Teudoard, composed of Old High German diot ‘people’, ‘nation’ + wart- ‘observer’, ‘guard’.

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


Similar surnames: Dewald, Dukart, Ewart, Ehart, Dorwart, Seward, Demar, Dewalt, Detar

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Dewart Family Origin

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Dewart Family Occupations

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  • Baker

    29%
  • Dyer

    14%
  • Hawker

    14%
  • Iron Turner

    14%

In 1881, Baker, Dyer and Hawker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dewart. The most common Dewart occupation in the UK was Baker. 29% of Dewart's were Bakers. A less common occupation for the Dewart family was Iron Turner.

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Dewart Life Expectancy

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