Meddings Family History

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Meddings Name Meaning

English: derivative of Mead.

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

Similar surnames: Eddings, Medlin, Heddings, Headings, Giddings, Eddins, Iddings

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Meddings Family Origin

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Meddings Family Occupations

What did your Meddings ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Meddings occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Meddings's were Farmers. Farmer and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Meddings.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House


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Meddings Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Meddings. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Meddings 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 507 immigration records available for the last name Meddings. 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 568 military records available for the last name Meddings. For the veterans among your Meddings ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Meddings Life Expectancy

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Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Meddings life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Meddings in 1951 was 53, and 66 in 2004.

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