Meerdink Family History

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Meerdink Name Meaning

Altered form of Dutch van Meerdonk, a habitational name for someone from Meerdonk in East Flanders in Belgium.

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


Similar surnames: Merin, Deering, Oberdick, Merrick, Geurink, Medina, Mentink, Neering

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Meerdink Family Origin

Where is the Meerdink family from?

Meerdink Family Occupations

What did your Meerdink ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Meerdink occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Meerdink's were Farmers. Farmer and Housekeeping were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Meerdink.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Housekeeping

    25%

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

Meerdink Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Meerdink Life Expectancy

What is the average Meerdink lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Meerdink life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Meerdink in 1964 was 74, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meerdink

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meerdink 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 Meerdink Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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