History of your Surname
Get access to Dlwer family records.Start a free trial

Dlwer Family History

Dlwer Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Dower, Flower, Alger, Lier, Alter, Gower, Power, Elmer, Bower, Dyer

Search for a relative to learn more about your family history.

Hint: Try searching for a relative alive in 1940.

Black & white image of a young woman scientist

Where is the Dlwer family from?

You can see how Dlwer families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dlwer family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Dlwer family living in New Jersey. This was 100% of all the recorded Dlwer's in USA. New Jersey had the highest population of Dlwer families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dlwer surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dlwer ancestors do for a living?

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

What Dlwer family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 12 census records available for the last name Dlwer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dlwer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search Australian census records for Dlwer

Passenger Lists

There are 1 immigration records available for the last name Dlwer. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

View all Dlwer immigration records

Draft Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Dlwer. For the veterans among your Dlwer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Dlwer military records

You've only scratched the surface of Dlwer family history

Discover More

What is the average Dlwer lifespan?

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in the Dlwer family tree

Explore Your Tree
Search for another surname
Start a 14-Day Free Trial