Pew Name Meaning

Welsh: variant of Pugh. English: nickname from Old French pi, pis, piu ‘pious’.

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


Similar surnames: Dew, Tew, Mew, Jew, Kew, Rew, New, Hew, Lew, Pee

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Pew Family Origin

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Pew Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Going To School

    20%
  • Scholar

    7%
  • Cooper

    6%

In 1881, the most common Pew occupation in Canada was Farmer. 32% of Pew's were Farmers. Farmer, Going To School and Scholar were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Pew. A less common occupation for the Pew family was Cooper.

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Pew Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Pew life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Pew in 1944 was 31, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Pew

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