Tawes Name Meaning

Probably a variant of English, Scottish, and German Dawes. Altered spelling of German Tewes.

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


Similar surnames: Dawes, Daves, Tukes, Tates, Haws, Cates, Taves, Toles, Gales, Tewes

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Tawes Family Origin

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Tawes Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    25%
  • Crofter Of 7 Acres

    25%
  • Dock Lab

    25%
  • Watchman

    25%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Tawes family was Watchman. Coal Miner, Crofter Of 7 Acres and Dock Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Tawes. The most common Tawes occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 25% of Tawes's were Coal Miners.

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Tawes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Tawes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Tawes in 1945 was 20, and 95 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tawes

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