Melloy Family History

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Melloy Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish Malloy. Variant spelling of Norwegian Meløy (see Meloy).

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


Similar surnames: Meloy, Mulloy, Melley, Mello, Melroy, Maloy, Milroy, Mealy, Kello

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Melloy Family Origin

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Melloy Family Occupations

What did your Melloy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Melloy family was Laborer. The most common Melloy occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 17% of Melloy's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Car Driver and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Melloy.

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  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Car Driver

    11%
  • Farming

    11%
  • Laborer

    11%

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

Melloy Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Melloy Life Expectancy

What is the average Melloy lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Melloy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Melloy in 1963 was 64, and 63 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Melloy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Melloy 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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