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Dewerff Name Meaning

Frisian: topographic name from either Middle Low German de werve, wereft ‘the area of unultivated land’ or Middle Low German de werf ‘the wharf’.

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


Similar surnames: Deger, Dewart, Devera, De Hoff, Dower, Rewerts, Beger, Eber, Ewer

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Dewerff Family Origin

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Dewerff Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Dewerff occupation in the USA was Farmer. 100% of Dewerff's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    100%

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Dewerff Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dewerff. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dewerff census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Dewerff. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Dewerff. For the veterans among your Dewerff ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dewerff Life Expectancy

What is the average Dewerff lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Dewerff life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Dewerff in 1944 was 39, and 93 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dewerff ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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