Urwin Name Meaning

English, Scottish, and Irish: variant spelling of Irwin. Variant of Welsh Urien (see Uren).

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


Similar surnames: Irwin, Erwin, Crain, Ervin, Uran, Purdin, Brewin, Win, Urian, Murrin

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Urwin Family Origin

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Urwin Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    25%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Keeps House

    13%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Urwin family was Keeps House. The most common Urwin occupation in the USA was Coal Miner. 25% of Urwin's were Coal Miners. Coal Miner, Keeping House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Urwin.

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Urwin Historical Records

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Urwin Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Urwin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Urwin in 1954 was 42, and 91 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Urwin

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