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Dewart Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Dewar, formerly found chiefly in Lanarkshire. Possibly an altered spelling of Dutch de Waart, a variant of De Weerd. Possibly a variant spelling of German Deward, from an old personal name Teudoard, composed of Old High German diot ‘people’, ‘nation’ + wart- ‘observer’, ‘guard’.

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


Similar surnames: Dewald, Dukart, Ewart, Ehart, Dorwart, Seward, Demar, Dewalt, Detar

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Dewart Family Origin

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Dewart Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Carpenter

    11%
  • Hotel Keeper

    6%

In 1881, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dewart. The most common Dewart occupation in Canada was Farmer. 17% of Dewart's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Dewart family was Hotel Keeper.

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Dewart Historical Records

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Dewart Life Expectancy

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