Drewett Family History

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Drewett Name Meaning

English: from a diminutive of Drew 2 or 3.

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


Similar surnames: Prewett, Blewett, Drewes, Prewitt, Hewlett, Doggett, Dunnett, Hewitt

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Drewett Family Origin

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Drewett Family Occupations

What did your Drewett ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Drewett occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 19% of Drewett's were Agricultural Labourers. Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Maltster were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Drewett. A less common occupation for the Drewett family was Shepherd.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    19%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • Maltster

    2%
  • Shepherd

    2%

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

Drewett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Drewett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Drewett 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 Drewett

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Drewett. 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 Drewett. For the veterans among your Drewett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Drewett Life Expectancy

What is the average Drewett lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Drewett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Drewett in 1941 was 35, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Drewett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Drewett 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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Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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