Hewatt Family History

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Hewatt Name Meaning

English: variant of Hewitt.

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

Similar surnames: Hewett, Howatt, Howett, Howitt, Seratt, Heart, Howat, Hiatt, Evatt

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Hewatt Family Origin

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Hewatt Family Occupations

What did your Hewatt ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Boiler Maker and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hewatt. The most common Hewatt occupation in the UK was Boiler Maker. 50% of Hewatt's were Boiler Makers.

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  • Boiler Maker

  • Farmer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hewatt ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Hewatt Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hewatt. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hewatt 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 274 immigration records available for the last name Hewatt. 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 183 military records available for the last name Hewatt. For the veterans among your Hewatt ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hewatt Life Expectancy

What is the average Hewatt lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Hewatt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Hewatt in 1941 was 37, and 66 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hewatt 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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