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Where is the Meers family from?
You can see how Meers families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Meers family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Meers families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1840 there were 7 Meers families living in Kentucky. This was about 35% of all the recorded Meers's in the USA. Kentucky had the highest population of Meers families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Meers surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Meers. 21% of Meers men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Meers women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Meers were Salesman and Laborer.