Yaw Name Meaning

Irish: perhaps a reduced and altered Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eochadha (see McGaffey, McGeough). English: probably a variant of Yeo. Chinese : Cantonese variant of Qiu 1. Chinese: see You.

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


Similar surnames: Gaw, Daw, Yau, Yam, Yow, Yan, Yeaw, Ban, Yap, Day

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Yaw Family Origin

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Yaw Family Occupations

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  • Agri Lab

    25%
  • Engin Man

    25%
  • Iron Founders Labourer

    25%
  • Iron Grinder Un

    25%

In 1881, Agri Lab, Engin Man and Iron Founders Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yaw. The most common Yaw occupation in the UK was Agri Lab. 25% of Yaw's were Agri Labs. A less common occupation for the Yaw family was Iron Grinder Un.

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Yaw Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Yaw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Yaw in 1954 was 64, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yaw

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