Plew Name Meaning

Perhaps a variant of German Plewe, a habitational name from a place so named in Brandenburg.

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


Similar surnames: Lew, Poley, Chew, Plein, Iley, Poer, Epley, Crew, Pla, Rhew

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Plew Family Origin

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Plew Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Labour

    50%

In 1881, the most common Plew occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Plew's were Farmers. Farmer and Labour were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Plew.

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Plew Historical Records

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Plew Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Plew life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Plew in 1952 was 64, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Plew

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