Lewin Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): German and Polish spelling of Levin. English, Dutch, and North German: from the Old English personal name Leofwine, composed of the elements leof ‘dear’, ‘beloved’ + wine ‘friend’. This was the name borne by an English missionary who became the patron saint of Ghent, and the personal name was consequently popular in the Low Countries during the Middle Ages. Irish and Manx: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Guillin ‘son of the servant of William’.

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


Similar surnames: Lewis, Levin, Lein, Litwin, Newlin, Lown, Wein, Unwin, Levins, Klein

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Lewin Family Origin

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Lewin Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    5%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Labourer

    2%

In 1881, the most common Lewin occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 5% of Lewin's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Lewin family was Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lewin.

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Between 1945 and 2004, Lewin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Lewin in 1945 was 30, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lewin

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