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Meachum Family Origin

Where is the Meachum family from?

Meachum Family Occupations

What did your Meachum ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Meachum occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Meachum's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Meachum family was Farm Laborer. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meachum.

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%

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

Meachum Historical Records

What Meachum family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Meachum. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Meachum 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 Meachum

Passenger List

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

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Meachum Life Expectancy

What is the average Meachum lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Meachum life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Meachum in 1942 was 31, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meachum

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meachum 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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