Mechling Family History

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Mechling Name Meaning

German: diminutive of Mech or spelling variant of Michling, a derivative of Michael.

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


Similar surnames: Mehling, Reichling, Melling, Moehling, Dechaine, Mellin, Ebling

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Mechling Family Origin

Where is the Mechling family from?

Mechling Family Occupations

What did your Mechling ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mechling occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Mechling's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mechling. A less common occupation for the Mechling family was Carriage Maker.

View Census data for Mechling | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Carriage Maker

    3%

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

Mechling Historical Records

What Mechling family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Mechling Life Expectancy

What is the average Mechling lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Mechling life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Mechling in 1944 was 40, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mechling

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mechling 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.

Famous Mechling Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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