Lewes Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Lewes Family Origin

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Lewes Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lewes. The most common Lewes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Lewes's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Lewes family was Farming.

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Lewes Historical Records

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Lewes Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1968 and 2004, Lewes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Lewes in 1968 was 66, and 87 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lewes

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