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Mellor Name Meaning

English: habitational name from places in Lancashire, West Yorkshire, and Derbyshire, earlier recorded as Melver, and named from ancient British words that are ancestors of Welsh moel ‘bare’ + bre ‘hill’.

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

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Mellor Family Origin

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Mellor Family Occupations

What did your Mellor ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Machinist

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mellor family was Laborer. Farmer, Keeping House and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mellor. The most common Mellor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 16% of Mellor's were Farmers.

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Mellor Historical Records

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Mellor Life Expectancy

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