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Dwoyer Family History

Dwoyer 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: Dwyer, Swoyer, Dreyer, Dyer, Dover, Goyer, Troyer, Denyer, Boyer

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Where is the Dwoyer family from?

You can see how Dwoyer families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Dwoyer family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Dwoyer family living in Indiana. This was about 50% of all the recorded Dwoyer's in USA. Indiana and 1 other state had the highest population of Dwoyer families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Dwoyer surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Dwoyer ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 37 census records available for the last name Dwoyer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Dwoyer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 14 immigration records available for the last name Dwoyer. 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.

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Draft Cards

There are 7 military records available for the last name Dwoyer. For the veterans among your Dwoyer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Dwoyer lifespan?

Between 1982 and 2000, in the United States, Dwoyer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Dwoyer in 1982 was 83, and 84 in 2000.

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