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There are approximately 284 people named Curwen in the UK. That makes it the 13,287th most common surname overall. Out of every million people in the UK, approximately 4 are named Curwen.

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The Curwen surname in historical dictionaries

Patronymica Britannica (1860)

CURWEN. The Curwens of Workington claim descent from the famous Gospatric, earl of Northumberland. They "took that name by covenant from Culwen, a family of Galloway, the heir whereof the}'

Lower, Mark A (1860) Patronymica Britannica: a dictionary of the family names of the United Kingdom. London: J.R. Smith. Public Domain.

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