Ewen Name Meaning

Scottish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eòghainn ‘son of Eòghann’ (see McEwen). Jewish (Israeli): from Hebrew even ‘stone’, a translation of the surname Stein or any of its compounds.

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

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Ewen Family Origin

Where is the Ewen family from?

SHOW MORE

Ewen Family Occupations

What did your Ewen ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    26%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • City Surveyor

    3%

In 1880, the most common Ewen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of Ewen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Ewen family was City Surveyor. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ewen.

Source: Census data for Ewen | Data not to scale

Ewen Historical Records

What Ewen family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Ewen ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Ewen

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Ewen Life Expectancy

What is the average Ewen lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ewen 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Ewen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Ewen in 1954 was 49, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ewen

Famous Ewen Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Look up another name