Mayou Name Meaning

English (West Midlands): possibly a variant of Mayhew.

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


Similar surnames: Mayo, Mayor, May, Mayhue, Macom, Mamo, Mayol, Mayle, Maye, Mayne

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Mayou Family Origin

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Mayou Family Occupations

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  • Auctioneer &c (2 Clerks)

    33%
  • Lamp Maker

    33%
  • Seed Crusher & Wool Stapler Employg. 3 Men & 1 Boy

    33%

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In 1881, a less common occupation for the Mayou family was Seed Crusher & Wool Stapler Employg. 3 Men & 1 Boy. Auctioneer &c (2 Clerks) and Lamp Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mayou. The most common Mayou occupation in the UK was Auctioneer &c (2 Clerks). 33% of Mayou's were Auctioneer &c (2 Clerks)s.

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Mayou Historical Records

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Mayou Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1954 and 2003, Mayou life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1988, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Mayou in 1954 was 46, and 87 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mayou

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