Hewey Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Huey.

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

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Hewey Family Origin

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Hewey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hewey family was Keeping House. The most common Hewey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Hewey's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hewey.

Source: Census data for Hewey | Data not to scale

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Hewey Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Hewey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Hewey in 1962 was 56, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hewey

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