Mews Name Meaning

German and English: variant spelling of Mewes.

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


Similar surnames: Dews, Meas, Rew, Meis, Mewes, Zeis, Mell, Kees, Bess, Mow

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Mews Family Origin

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Mews Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Drives Garbage Wagon

    6%
  • Farm Hand

    6%

In 1880, the most common Mews occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Mews's were Farmers. Farmer, Blacksmith and Drives Garbage Wagon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mews. A less common occupation for the Mews family was Farm Hand.

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Mews Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Mews life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mews in 1950 was 34, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mews

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