Lewin Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic): German and Polish spelling of Levin. English, Dutch, and North German: from the Old English personal name Leofwine, composed of the elements leof ‘dear’, ‘beloved’ + wine ‘friend’. This was the name borne by an English missionary who became the patron saint of Ghent, and the personal name was consequently popular in the Low Countries during the Middle Ages. Irish and Manx: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Giolla Guillin ‘son of the servant of William’.

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

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Lewin Family Origin

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Lewin Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    23%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Keeps House

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Lewin family was Keeps House. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Lewin. The most common Lewin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 23% of Lewin's were Farmers.

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Between 1945 and 2004, Lewin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Lewin in 1945 was 30, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lewin

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