Mein Name Meaning

German and Dutch: from the Germanic personal name Maino, Meino, a short form of the various compound names with a first element magin ‘strength’, ‘might’, for example Meinhardt. German: from a byname from Middle High German mein ‘mean’, ‘nasty’. Scottish: variant of Main.

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

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Mein Family Origin

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Mein Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Cabinet Maker

    3%
  • Cigar Maker

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mein family was Cigar Maker. The most common Mein occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Mein's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Cabinet Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mein.

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Mein Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Mein life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Mein in 1953 was 50, and 72 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mein

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