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Kerwin Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Kirwan. Variant spelling of German Gerwin. Americanized spelling of Dutch Kerwyn, a variant of Kervijn (see Kervin).

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


Similar surnames: Kervin, Kirwin, Erwin, Kerlin, Ervin, Urwin, Lewin, Ferrin, Kirvin

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Kerwin Family Origin

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Kerwin Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    5%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Dock Lab

    3%

In 1881, the most common Kerwin occupation in the UK was Labourer. 5% of Kerwin's were Labourers. Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kerwin. A less common occupation for the Kerwin family was Dock Lab.

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Kerwin Historical Records

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Kerwin Life Expectancy

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