Tewes Name Meaning

German: from a personal name, a reduced short form of Matthäus (see Matthew).

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


Similar surnames: Tews, Mewes, Dees, Thies, Tomes, Drewes, Rees, Toles, Kees, Mees

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Tewes Family Origin

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Tewes Family Occupations

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  • Lock Maker (Smith)

    50%
  • Sock Maker

    50%

In 1881, the most common Tewes occupation in the UK was Lock Maker (Smith). 50% of Tewes's were Lock Maker (Smith)s. Lock Maker (Smith) and Sock Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tewes.

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Tewes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Tewes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Tewes in 1948 was 47, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tewes

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