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Where is the Thew family from?
You can see how Thew families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Thew family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Thew families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1840 there were 12 Thew families living in New York. This was about 63% of all the recorded Thew's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Thew families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Thew surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Teacher were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Thew. 21% of Thew men worked as a Farmer and 27% of Thew women worked as a Teacher. Some less common occupations for Americans named Thew were Salesman and Housekeeper.