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Meadors Family History

Meadors Name Meaning
English: variant of or patronymic from Meader.

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

123,583 Historical Documents with Meadors on Ancestry.com
18,357 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,101 Military Records
223 Immigration Records
9,995 Census and Voter Lists
91,907 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Meadors Families

  • Number of Meadors families
     45 - 87
     16 - 44
     1 - 15
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Meadors families
     7 - 11
     3 - 6
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Meadors last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Meadors census records

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Meadors Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Meadors families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

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Meadors Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Meadors families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Meadors

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Meadors Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Meadors census records

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Meadors Civil War Service Records

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