Mellish Family History

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Mellish Name Meaning

English: habitational name from Melhuish in Devon, so called from Old English m?l(e) ‘brightly colored’, ‘flowery’ + hiwisc ‘hide’ (a measurement of land). Scottish: variant of Mellis 2.

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

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Mellish Family Origin

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Mellish Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Boot & Shoe Dealer

    6%
  • Bronzer

    6%

In 1880, the most common Mellish occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Mellish's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mellish family was Bronzer. Farmer, Keeping House and Boot & Shoe Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mellish.

Source: Census data for Mellish | Data not to scale

Mellish Historical Records

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Mellish Life Expectancy

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