Melfi Family History

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Melfi Name Meaning

Southern Italian: habitational name from a place so named in Potenza province.

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


Similar surnames: Melis, Melle, Melia, Mele, Mello, Melin, Mells, Meloy, Mellis, Belfi

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Melfi Family Origin

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Melfi Family Occupations

What did your Melfi ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Melfi occupation in the USA was Huckster. 100% of Melfi's were Hucksters.

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  • Huckster

    100%

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Melfi Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Melfi Life Expectancy

What is the average Melfi lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Melfi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 1961. The average life expectancy for Melfi in 1959 was 55, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Melfi

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Melfi 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.

Famous Melfi Family

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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
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