Ew Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Ow, Ji, Lu, Yu, Ku, Li, Wu, Xu, Ko, Fu

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Ew Family Origin

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Ew Family Occupations

What did your Ew ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Ew occupation in the UK was Farm Labourer. 100% of Ew's were Farm Labourers.

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  • Farm Labourer

    100%

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Ew Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ew. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ew 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 Ew. 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 Ew. For the veterans among your Ew ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ew Life Expectancy

What is the average Ew lifespan?

Between 1967 and 1980, in the United States, Ew life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Ew in 1967 was 71, and 80 in 1980.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ew 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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