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Medlar Name Meaning

Possibly English, a variant spelling of Medler, or perhaps from a habitational name from place in Lancashire called Medlar, meaning ‘middle shieling’.

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


Similar surnames: Medler, Mellas, Medley, Mellor, Meller, Bellar, Meylor, Marlar

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Medlar Family Origin

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Medlar Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Boatman

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Medlar family was Boatman. The most common Medlar occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Medlar's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Medlar.

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Medlar Historical Records

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Medlar Life Expectancy

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