Dewire Family History

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Dewire Name Meaning

Variant spelling, under French influence, of Irish Dwyer.

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


Similar surnames: Dwire, Dewine, Dewbre, Deere, Dewart, Deguire, Devore, Delise, Devine

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Dewire Family Origin

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Dewire Family Occupations

What did your Dewire ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Ship Carpenter, Teamster and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Dewire. A less common occupation for the Dewire family was Going To School. The most common Dewire occupation in Canada was Ship Carpenter. 21% of Dewire's were Ship Carpenters.

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  • Ship Carpenter

    21%
  • Teamster

    16%
  • Farmer

    11%
  • Going To School

    11%

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

Dewire Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Dewire. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dewire 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 Dewire. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Dewire. For the veterans among your Dewire ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Dewire Life Expectancy

What is the average Dewire lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Dewire life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Dewire in 1962 was 71, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Dewire

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Dewire 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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