Mailander Family History

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Mailander Name Meaning

German (Mailänder): habitational name for someone from Milan in Italy, from Mailand, the Germanic form of the place name (derived from Latin Mediolanum ‘central plain’).

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

Similar surnames: Mander, Callander, Mailand, Lander, Bolander, Melander, Molander

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Mailander Family Origin

Where is the Mailander family from?

Mailander Family Occupations

What did your Mailander ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mailander family was Works For A Carpenter. The most common Mailander occupation in the USA was Brakeman. 25% of Mailander's were Brakemans. Brakeman, Farming and Hotel Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mailander.

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  • Brakeman

  • Farming

  • Hotel Keeper

  • Works For A Carpenter


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mailander ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Mailander Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mailander. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mailander census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 557 immigration records available for the last name Mailander. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 755 military records available for the last name Mailander. For the veterans among your Mailander ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mailander Life Expectancy

What is the average Mailander lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2003, in the United States, Mailander life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Mailander in 1952 was 48, and 56 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mailander

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mailander ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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