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Melaas Family History

Melaas Name Meaning

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

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876 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
101 Military Records
106 Immigration Records
767 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Melaas Families

  • Number of Melaas families
     4 - 5
     2 - 3
    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

Melaas census records

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Melaas Family Origin

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Melaas Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Average Life Expectancy for Melaas

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Melaas Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Melaas census records

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Military Service by Melaas

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