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Lewark Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German lewerk ‘lark’, hence a nickname for a merry person or an early riser, or a metonymic occupational name for someone who caught and sold birds for food.

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


Similar surnames: Lark, Legard, Bear, Dewart, Ewart, Seward, Newmark, Leopard, Lemer

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Lewark Family Origin

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Lewark Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    56%
  • Day Laborer

    6%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Livery Business

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Lewark occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Lewark's were Farmers. Farmer, Day Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lewark. A less common occupation for the Lewark family was Livery Business.

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Lewark Life Expectancy

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