Jewkes Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Jewkes Name Meaning

English: patronymic from a short form of a Celtic personal name, Old Breton Iudicael (see Jewell).

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


Similar surnames: Jukes, Mewes, Jakes, Jeanes, Perkes, Tewes, Hawkes, Heikes, Jenks

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Jewkes Family Origin

Where is the Jewkes family from?

SHOW MORE

Jewkes Family Occupations

What did your Jewkes ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Nailer

    5%
  • Carter

    3%
  • Horse Nail Manufacturer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Jewkes family was Horse Nail Manufacturer. The most common Jewkes occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 5% of Jewkes's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Nailer and Carter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Jewkes.

Source: Census data for Jewkes | Data not to scale

Jewkes Historical Records

What Jewkes family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Jewkes ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Jewkes

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Jewkes Life Expectancy

What is the average Jewkes lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Jewkes 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Jewkes Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)

Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Look up another name