Mews Family History

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Mews Name Meaning

German and English: variant spelling of Mewes.

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

Similar surnames: Dews, Meas, Rew, Meis, Mewes, Zeis, Mell, Kees, Bess, Mow

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Mews Family Origin

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Mews Family Occupations

What did your Mews ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mews family was Coke Burner. The most common Mews occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 9% of Mews's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Farmer and Coalminer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mews.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Farmer

  • Coalminer

  • Coke Burner


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

Mews Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Mews. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mews 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mews. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mews. For the veterans among your Mews ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mews Life Expectancy

What is the average Mews lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Mews life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mews in 1950 was 34, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mews

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mews 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.

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