Meilleur Family History

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Meilleur Name Meaning

French: nickname from French meilleur ‘better’, ‘best’.

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


Similar surnames: Meiller, Veilleux, Teller, Miller, Meisler, Molleur, Stiller, Beller

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Meilleur Family Origin

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Meilleur Family Occupations

What did your Meilleur ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Blacksmith, Cotten Classer and Cotton Broker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meilleur. A less common occupation for the Meilleur family was Merchant. The most common Meilleur occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 33% of Meilleur's were Blacksmiths.

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  • Blacksmith

    33%
  • Cotten Classer

    17%
  • Cotton Broker

    17%
  • Merchant

    17%

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

Meilleur Historical Records

What Meilleur family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Meilleur. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Meilleur census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Meilleur

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Meilleur. 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 Meilleur. For the veterans among your Meilleur ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Meilleur Life Expectancy

What is the average Meilleur lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Meilleur life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Meilleur in 1964 was 75, and 65 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meilleur

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meilleur 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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