Few Name Meaning

English (Wiltshire and Cambridgeshire): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Fey, Rew, New, Tea, Dew, Hew, Pew, Lew, Tew, Mew

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Few Family Origin

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Few Family Occupations

What did your Few ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Farm Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Few. A less common occupation for the Few family was Labourer. The most common Few occupation in the UK was Farmer. 10% of Few's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    10%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Farm Labourer

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

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Few Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Few Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Few life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Few in 1950 was 42, and 75 in 2004.

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