Mehr Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places so named.

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

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Mehr Family Origin

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Mehr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    41%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Cigar Maker

    6%
  • Gentleman

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mehr family was Gentleman. Farmer, Laborer and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mehr. The most common Mehr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Mehr's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Mehr | Data not to scale

Mehr Historical Records

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Mehr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Mehr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Mehr in 1953 was 44, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mehr

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