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Malachi Name Meaning

Jewish: from the Hebrew name Malachi, name of a Biblical prophet, meaning ‘my messenger’.

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


Similar surnames: Malach, Adachi, Machi, Lalani, Macari, Alavi, Walch, Salathe, Baluch

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Malachi Family Origin

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Malachi Family Occupations

What did your Malachi ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Malachi occupation in the USA was Farm Laborer. 35% of Malachi's were Farm Laborers. A less common occupation for the Malachi family was Farmer. Farm Laborer, Laborer and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Malachi.

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  • Farm Laborer

    35%
  • Laborer

    35%
  • Day Laborer

    12%
  • Farmer

    12%

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

Malachi Historical Records

What Malachi family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Malachi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Malachi census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Malachi

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Malachi. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Malachi. For the veterans among your Malachi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Malachi Life Expectancy

What is the average Malachi lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Malachi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Malachi in 1958 was 52, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Malachi

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Malachi 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.

Famous Malachi Family

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Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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