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Fewkes Name Meaning

English: chiefly East Midlands variant of Foulkes. Americanized spelling of German Fuchs.

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


Similar surnames: Fowkes, Berkes, Fawkes, Perkes, Fikes, Beckes, Flakes, Eakes, Yerkes

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Fewkes Family Origin

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Fewkes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Carver

    7%
  • Confectionary

    7%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fewkes family was Confectionary. The most common Fewkes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Fewkes's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Carver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fewkes.

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Fewkes Life Expectancy

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