Meeuwes Family History

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Meeuwes Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Mewes, Peebles, Reeves, Drewes, Skewes, Pegues, Meeuwsen, Tewes

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Meeuwes Family Origin

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Meeuwes Family Occupations

What did your Meeuwes ancestors do for a living?

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

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Meeuwes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 31 census records available for the last name Meeuwes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Meeuwes 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 43 immigration records available for the last name Meeuwes. 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 7 military records available for the last name Meeuwes. For the veterans among your Meeuwes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Meeuwes Life Expectancy

What is the average Meeuwes lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Meeuwes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Meeuwes in 1960 was 46, and 52 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meeuwes 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.

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