Toews Family History

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Toews Name Meaning

North German (Töws): variant of Tews.

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


Similar surnames: Tews, Hoefs, Roers, Joers, Theis, Goers, Joens, Tiegs, Moers, Trew

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Toews Family Origin

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Toews Family Occupations

What did your Toews ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Toews occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Toews's were Farmers. Farmer and Saloon Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Toews.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Saloon Keeper

    50%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Toews ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Toews Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Toews. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Toews census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Toews. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Toews. For the veterans among your Toews ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Toews Life Expectancy

What is the average Toews lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Toews life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Toews in 1961 was 42, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Toews

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Toews ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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