Lewellyn Family History

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Lewellyn Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Welsh Llewellyn.

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

Similar surnames: Lewellen, Llewellyn, Lewelling, Llewelyn, Lewallen, Flewellen

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Lewellyn Family Origin

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Lewellyn Family Occupations

What did your Lewellyn ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Housekeeper and Retired Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Lewellyn. The most common Lewellyn occupation in Canada was Housekeeper. 50% of Lewellyn's were Housekeepers.

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  • Housekeeper

  • Retired Farmer


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

Lewellyn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Lewellyn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Lewellyn 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Lewellyn. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Lewellyn. For the veterans among your Lewellyn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Lewellyn Life Expectancy

What is the average Lewellyn lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Lewellyn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Lewellyn in 1942 was 45, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Lewellyn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Lewellyn 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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