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Where is the Shewey family from?
You can see how Shewey families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Shewey family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Shewey families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there were 4 Shewey families living in Indiana. This was about 40% of all the recorded Shewey's in USA. Indiana had the highest population of Shewey families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Shewey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Shewey. 38% of Shewey men worked as a Farmer and 67% of Shewey women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Shewey were Carpenter and Housekeeper. .