Mayhan Family History

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Mayhan Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish Mahan.

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


Similar surnames: Mahan, Mayher, Mahar, Mehan, Maughan, Maybin, Mayben, Mathai, Layman

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Mayhan Family Origin

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Mayhan Family Occupations

What did your Mayhan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mayhan. A less common occupation for the Mayhan family was Farm Labor. The most common Mayhan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 69% of Mayhan's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    69%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Farm Labor

    3%

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

Mayhan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mayhan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mayhan 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mayhan. 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 Mayhan. For the veterans among your Mayhan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mayhan Life Expectancy

What is the average Mayhan lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Mayhan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mayhan in 1948 was 34, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mayhan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mayhan 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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