Dewing Family History

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Dewing Name Meaning

English: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Ewing, Lewing, Dering, Deming, Ewings, Deering, Geving, Reding

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Dewing Family Origin

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Dewing Family Occupations

What did your Dewing ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer, Farm Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dewing. The most common Dewing occupation in the UK was Labourer. 8% of Dewing's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Dewing family was Annuitant.

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  • Labourer

  • Farm Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Annuitant


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Dewing ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Dewing Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Dewing. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dewing census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Dewing

Passenger List

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

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Dewing Life Expectancy

What is the average Dewing lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Dewing life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Dewing in 1957 was 46, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dewing

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dewing 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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