Meinhold Family History

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Meinhold Name Meaning

German and Dutch: from the Germanic personal name Meinold, composed of the elements magin ‘might’, ‘strength’ + wald ‘rule’.

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


Similar surnames: Reinhold, Weinhold, Menold, Heinold, Reinbold, Berthold, Ringold

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Meinhold Family Origin

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Meinhold Family Occupations

What did your Meinhold ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Dry Goods Merchant, Brick Layer and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meinhold. A less common occupation for the Meinhold family was Clerk. The most common Meinhold occupation in the USA was Dry Goods Merchant. 22% of Meinhold's were Dry Goods Merchants.

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  • Dry Goods Merchant

    22%
  • Brick Layer

    11%
  • Cigar Maker

    11%
  • Clerk

    11%

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

Meinhold Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Meinhold. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Meinhold 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Meinhold. 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 Meinhold. For the veterans among your Meinhold ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Meinhold Life Expectancy

What is the average Meinhold lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Meinhold life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Meinhold in 1958 was 51, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meinhold

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meinhold 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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