Erway Family History

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Erway Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

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


Similar surnames: Tway, Eroh, Ewy, Gray, Fray, Ray, Esmay, Dewey, Tray, Wray

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Erway Family Origin

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Erway Family Occupations

What did your Erway ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Erway occupation in the USA was Farmer. 63% of Erway's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Erway family was Boot & Shoe Maker. Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Erway.

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  • Farmer

    63%
  • Farming

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    3%

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

Erway Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Erway. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Erway 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Erway. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Erway. For the veterans among your Erway ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Erway Life Expectancy

What is the average Erway lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Erway life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Erway in 1950 was 56, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Erway

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Erway 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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