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Dewart Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Dewar, formerly found chiefly in Lanarkshire. Possibly an altered spelling of Dutch de Waart, a variant of De Weerd. Possibly a variant spelling of German Deward, from an old personal name Teudoard, composed of Old High German diot ‘people’, ‘nation’ + wart- ‘observer’, ‘guard’.

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


Similar surnames: Dewald, Dukart, Ewart, Ehart, Dorwart, Seward, Demar, Dewalt, Detar

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Dewart Family Origin

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Dewart Family Occupations

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  • Cattle Dealer

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    25%
  • Agent

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Dewart family was Agent. The most common Dewart occupation in the USA was Cattle Dealer. 25% of Dewart's were Cattle Dealers. Cattle Dealer, Farmer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dewart.

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Dewart Life Expectancy

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