Meacham Family History

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Meacham Name Meaning

English: variant of Machen. This is a late (17th-century) form.

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


Similar surnames: Mecham, Meachem, Beacham, Meachum, Ketcham, Mechem, Beachem, Leatham

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Meacham Family Origin

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Meacham Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    4%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Meacham family was Farm Laborer. The most common Meacham occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Meacham's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meacham.

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Meacham Historical Records

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Meacham Life Expectancy

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