Ewing Name Meaning

Scottish: altered form of Ewen (itself a shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eòghainn ‘son of Eòghann’), formed as if it were an English patronymic ending in -ing. See also McEwen.

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


Similar surnames: Ewings, Eding, Going, Emling, Bering, Edling, Twing, Ewin, Ewan

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Ewing Family Origin

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Ewing Family Occupations

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  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Farmer

    2%
  • Labourer

    2%
  • Cotton Weaver

    2%

In 1881, the most common Ewing occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 3% of Ewing's were Annuitants. A less common occupation for the Ewing family was Cotton Weaver. Annuitant, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ewing.

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Ewing Historical Records

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Ewing Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Ewing life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Ewing in 1942 was 34, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ewing

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