Ewer Name Meaning

English: occupational name for a transporter or server of water, Middle English ewer (Old Northern French evier, Old French aiguier, from Latin aquarius, a derivative of aqua ‘water’). There has been considerable confusion with Ure.

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


Similar surnames: Brewer, Lier, Ayer, Reder, Dyer, Lemer, Mewes, Emer, Ewers, Eger

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Ewer Family Origin

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Ewer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    11%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    7%
  • Annuitant

    5%
  • Bricklayer

    4%

In 1881, Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ewer. The most common Ewer occupation in the UK was Farmer. 11% of Ewer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ewer family was Bricklayer.

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Ewer Historical Records

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Ewer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1949 and 2004, Ewer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Ewer in 1949 was 35, and 56 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ewer

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