Melchi Family History

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Melchi Name Meaning

Hispanic (Mexican and Central America): unexplained. Possibly from a short form of Melchior.

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

Similar surnames: Mech, Meli, Machi, Melcher, Melko, Mello, Meucci, Vecchi, Marchi

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Melchi Family Origin

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Melchi Family Occupations

What did your Melchi ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Melchi occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Melchi's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Melchi family was Keep House. Farmer, Labor and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Melchi.

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  • Farmer

  • Labor

  • Cigar Maker

  • Keep House


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

Melchi Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 871 census records available for the last name Melchi. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Melchi 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 50 immigration records available for the last name Melchi. 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 154 military records available for the last name Melchi. For the veterans among your Melchi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Melchi Life Expectancy

What is the average Melchi lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2003, in the United States, Melchi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Melchi in 1948 was 43, and 75 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Melchi

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Melchi 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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