Egnew Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Agnew.

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


Similar surnames: Erney, Mcnew, Egnor, Eavey, Egger, Egley, Renew, Egler, Rener, Esten

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Egnew Family Origin

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Egnew Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Going To School

    25%
  • Labourer

    25%

In 1881, the most common Egnew occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Egnew's were Farmers. Farmer and Going To School were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Egnew. A less common occupation for the Egnew family was Labourer.

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Egnew life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Egnew in 1963 was 73, and 70 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Egnew

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