Ewens Family History

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Ewens Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Ewen, formed with the addition of English patronymic -s.

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

Similar surnames: Ewings, Owens, Ewing, Evens, Emens, Edens, Ewers, Cowens, Hewes, Ewan

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Ewens Family Origin

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Ewens Family Occupations

What did your Ewens ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farmer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Ewens. 2% of Ewens men worked as a Farmer and 46% of Ewens women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Ewens were Labourer and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farmer
  • Builders Labourer
  • General Labourer
  • Labourer

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Incapacitated
  • Housewife
  • Domestic Servant

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Ewens Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Ewens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ewens 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Ewens. 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 Ewens. For the veterans among your Ewens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ewens Life Expectancy

What is the average Ewens lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Ewens life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ewens in 1963 was 51, and 93 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ewens

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ewens 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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