Ewell Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Ewell in Surrey or from Ewell Minnis or Temple Ewell in Kent, all named with Old English ?well ‘river source’.

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


Similar surnames: Elwell, Sewell, Well, Jewell, Olwell, Newell, Bell, Shell, Adwell

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Ewell Family Origin

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Ewell Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ewell family was Carpenter. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ewell. The most common Ewell occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Ewell's were Farmers.

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Ewell Historical Records

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Ewell Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Ewell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Ewell in 1944 was 39, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ewell

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