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Meiers Family History

Meiers Name Meaning
Dutch and North German: patronymic from Meyer.

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

32,012 Historical Documents with Meiers on Ancestry.com
12,060 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
1,187 Military Records
528 Immigration Records
6,625 Census and Voter Lists
11,612 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Meiers Families

  • Number of Meiers families
     10 - 18
     4 - 9
     1 - 3
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Meiers families
     8 - 13
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Meiers last name
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Meiers census records

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Meiers Family Origin

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Meiers Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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

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Average Life Expectancy for Meiers

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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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Meiers Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Meiers census records

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Meiers Civil War Service Records

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