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Mehus Family History

Mehus Name Meaning
Norwegian: habitational name from any of about fifteen farmsteads named from me ‘middle’ + hus ‘house’, referring to a farm in the middle of something.

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

8,167 Historical Documents with Mehus on Ancestry.com
1,526 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
134 Military Records
453 Immigration Records
1,087 Census and Voter Lists
4,967 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Mehus Families

  • Number of Mehus families
     6 - 9
     3 - 5
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
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    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Mehus census records

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Mehus Family Origin

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Mehus Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Mehus

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Mehus Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Mehus census records

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Military Service by Mehus

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