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in the U.S.
since 1880
Last Name
in the U.S.
in 2010
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Meaning and Origin

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Origin and Meaning of Siew

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  1. sowing

Notable Persons Named Siew

Siew was born on August 19th, 1960.


Siew was born on April 30th, 1978 in Ipoh.


Notable Persons With the Last Name Siew

William was given the name Leib Wolf Siew on March 7th, 1888 in Salantai, Lithuania. He breathed his last breath on March 19th, 1977.


Loh was born in 1915. He died in 1995.


Vincent Siew is a Vice Chairman of the Kuomintang, Premier of the Republic of China, Minister of the Mainland Affairs Council of the Executive Yuan, Minister of the Council for Economic Planning, Development of the Executive Yuan, Minister of Economic Affairs of the Republ. Vincent was born on January 3rd, 1939 in Chiayi.


Gaetan was born in 1954 in Mauritius.


Lim was born on February 21st, 1931 in Singapore. He left this life on June 4th, 2012.


Chung was born in 1851 in China. He breathed his last breath on December 25th, 1907.


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Popularity of Siew as a last name

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Ethnicity Distribution

Ethnicity Siew U.S.
  White 5.85% 64.26%
  African American 11.08% 11.96%
  Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander 75.08% 4.85%
  American Indian and Alaska Native 0.00% 0.69%
  Two or More Ethnicities 5.54% 1.76%
  Hispanic or Latino 2.46% 16.26%

Of Last Name Siew

People with the last name Siew are most frequently African American or Asian, Hawaiian, and Pacific Islander

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Fun Facts about the name Siew

  • How Popular is the name Siew? As a last name Siew was the 61,745th most popular name in 2010.
  • When was the first name Siew first recorded in the United States? The oldest recorded birth by the Social Security Administration for the name Siew is Saturday, January 13th, 1906.
  • How unique is the name Siew? From 1880 to 2017 less than 5 people per year have been born with the first name Siew. Hoorah! You are a unique individual.
  • Weird things about the name Siew: Your name in reverse order is Weis. A random rearrangement of the letters in your name (anagram) will give Eswi. How do you pronounce that?
  • How many people have the last name Siew? In 2010, the U.S. Census Bureau surveyed 325 people with the last name Siew.
  • How likely are you to meet someone with the last name of Siew? Chances are, most people haven't met someone with Siew as their last name since less than 1 person in 909k people have that last name. If you know one, consider yourself lucky!

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