Yaw Name Meaning

Irish: perhaps a reduced and altered Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Eochadha (see McGaffey, McGeough). English: probably a variant of Yeo. Chinese : Cantonese variant of Qiu 1. Chinese: see You.

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

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Yaw Family Origin

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Yaw Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Yaw. The most common Yaw occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Yaw's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Yaw family was Laborer.

Source: Census data for Yaw | Data not to scale

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Yaw Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2004, Yaw life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Yaw in 1954 was 64, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Yaw

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