Maheu Name Meaning

French: from the female personal name Maheu(t), a cognate of Mathilde, from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements maht, meht ‘might’ + hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’.

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

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Maheu Family Origin

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Maheu Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    25%
  • Dress Maker

    25%
  • Engineer

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Maheu family was Farmer. Carpenter, Dress Maker and Engineer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maheu. The most common Maheu occupation in the USA was Carpenter. 25% of Maheu's were Carpenters.

Source: Census data for Maheu | Data not to scale

Maheu Historical Records

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Maheu Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Maheu life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Maheu in 1944 was 33, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maheu

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