Erway Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

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


Similar surnames: Tway, Eroh, Ewy, Gray, Fray, Ray, Esmay, Dewey, Tray, Wray

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Erway Family Origin

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Erway Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    3%

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In 1880, the most common Erway occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Erway's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Erway family was Boot & Shoe Maker. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Erway.

Source: Census data for Erway | Data not to scale

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Erway Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, Erway life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Erway in 1950 was 56, and 90 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Erway

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