Mawyer Family History

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Mawyer Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Mayer. Possibly a variant of English Mawer, an occupational name for a reaper or mower, Middle English mawer(e), mower.

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

Similar surnames: Sawyer, Mayer, Maser, Hayer, Mander, Mayor, Manger, Malter, Myer

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Mawyer Family Origin

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Mawyer Family Occupations

What did your Mawyer ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Registered Electrical Ilectom Contractor Aged In General Grisbullaton Engineering Mergung Hospital And Air Rain C was the top reported job for people in the UK named Mawyer.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Registered Electrical Ilectom Contractor Aged In General Grisbullaton Engineering Mergung Hospital And Air Rain C

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Mawyer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mawyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mawyer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 72 immigration records available for the last name Mawyer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 813 military records available for the last name Mawyer. For the veterans among your Mawyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mawyer Life Expectancy

What is the average Mawyer lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Mawyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mawyer in 1954 was 38, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mawyer

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