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Hewson Name Meaning

English (chiefly Lincolnshire): patronymic from Hew (see Hugh). Scottish and Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Aodha (see McCoy).

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


Similar surnames: Henson, Herson, Howson, Eason, Hesson, Hasson, Lawson, Hitson, Hobson

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Hewson Family Origin

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Hewson Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Going To School

    10%
  • Merchant

    7%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1881, the most common Hewson occupation in Canada was Farmer. 36% of Hewson's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hewson. A less common occupation for the Hewson family was Carpenter.

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Hewson Historical Records

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Hewson Life Expectancy

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