Iwen Name Meaning

North German (Frisian): patronymic from the Germanic personal name Ivo, which is thought to be derived from iwa ‘yew (tree)’.

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


Similar surnames: Iden, Eiben, Iten, Geen, Owen, Wein, Iwan, Irmen, Osen, Ison

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Iwen Family Origin

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Iwen Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    50%
  • Servant

    50%

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In 1881, the most common Iwen occupation in Canada was Labourer. 50% of Iwen's were Labourers. Labourer and Servant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Iwen.

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Iwen Historical Records

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Iwen Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1958 and 2004, Iwen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Iwen in 1958 was 32, and 90 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Iwen

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