Meli Family History

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Meli Name Meaning

patronymic or plural form of the personal name Melo, a short form of Carmelo or some other personal name ending in -melo. from a medieval Greek personal name, Melis, or an affectionate nickname from Sicilian meli ‘honey’.

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


Similar surnames: Melis, Melia, Mei, Melin, Mele, Muni, Celi, Peri, Merli, Belt

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Meli Family Origin

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Meli Family Occupations

What did your Meli ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Artist and Boot Maker were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Meli. The most common Meli occupation in the USA was Artist. 50% of Meli's were Artists.

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  • Artist

    50%
  • Boot Maker

    50%

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

Meli Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Meli Life Expectancy

What is the average Meli lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Meli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Meli in 1944 was 30, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meli

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meli 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 Meli Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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