Meaux Family History

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Meaux Name Meaning

French: habitational name from a place in Seine-et-Marne, so named from the Gaulish tribal name Meldi, or from Meaux-la-Montagne in Rhône.

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

Similar surnames: Meas, Hearn, Vaux, Max, Mehus, Reau, Mears, Comeaux, Breaux, Mead

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Meaux Family Origin

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Meaux Family Occupations

What did your Meaux ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Meaux family was Farm Hand. The most common Meaux occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Meaux's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meaux.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Farm Hand


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

Meaux Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Meaux. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Meaux 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 347 immigration records available for the last name Meaux. 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 Meaux. For the veterans among your Meaux ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Meaux Life Expectancy

What is the average Meaux lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Meaux life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Meaux in 1945 was 36, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meaux 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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