Plew Name Meaning

Perhaps a variant of German Plewe, a habitational name from a place so named in Brandenburg.

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

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Plew Family Origin

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Plew Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    7%

In 1880, the most common Plew occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Plew's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Plew family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Plew.

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Plew Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Plew life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Plew in 1952 was 64, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Plew

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