Duwe Name Meaning

North German: from Middle Low German duve ‘dove’, hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who bred or sold doves, or perhaps a nickname for a gentle person. Eastern German, Sorbian: variant of Dube.

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


Similar surnames: Dube, Due, Duke, Huwe, Auge, Rupe, Huse, Duhe, Ruge, Duce

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Duwe Family Origin

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Duwe Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Farm Laborer

    17%
  • Laborer

    17%

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In 1880, the most common Duwe occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Duwe's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Duwe family was Laborer. Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Duwe.

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Duwe Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Duwe life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Duwe in 1963 was 62, and 89 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Duwe

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