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Kerwin Name Meaning

Irish: variant spelling of Kirwan. Variant spelling of German Gerwin. Americanized spelling of Dutch Kerwyn, a variant of Kervijn (see Kervin).

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

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Kerwin Family Origin

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Kerwin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Blacksmith

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Kerwin family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kerwin. The most common Kerwin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Kerwin's were Farmers.

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Kerwin Historical Records

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Kerwin Life Expectancy

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