Meeuwsen Family History

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Meeuwsen Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Bartholomeus (see Bartholomew).

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

Similar surnames: Meuwissen, Meese, Hermsen, Mees, Mussen, Mewes, Munden, Mensen

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Meeuwsen Family Origin

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Meeuwsen Family Occupations

What did your Meeuwsen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, shoemaker and Works On R.R. were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Meeuwsen. The most common Meeuwsen occupation in the USA was Shoemaker. 50% of Meeuwsen's were Shoemakers.

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  • Shoemaker

  • Works On R.R.


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

Meeuwsen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 613 census records available for the last name Meeuwsen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Meeuwsen 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 212 immigration records available for the last name Meeuwsen. 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 116 military records available for the last name Meeuwsen. For the veterans among your Meeuwsen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Meeuwsen Life Expectancy

What is the average Meeuwsen lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Meeuwsen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Meeuwsen in 1963 was 78, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meeuwsen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meeuwsen 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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