Meddaugh Family History

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Meddaugh Name Meaning

Of uncertain origin; perhaps Irish, related to Midheach (see Mead).

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

Similar surnames: Kerbaugh, Mcgaugh, Gaugh, Waugh, Meddings, Murtaugh, Mcvaugh

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Meddaugh Family Origin

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Meddaugh Family Occupations

What did your Meddaugh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Meddaugh family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meddaugh. The most common Meddaugh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Meddaugh's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Blacksmith


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Meddaugh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Meddaugh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Meddaugh 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Meddaugh. 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 Meddaugh. For the veterans among your Meddaugh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Meddaugh Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Meddaugh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Meddaugh in 1951 was 50, and 76 in 2004.

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