Melott Family History

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Melott Name Meaning

Of French origin: variant of Marlett. Irish: variant of Millett.

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


Similar surnames: Malott, Mylott, Mellott, Mellett, Malotte, Meloy, Pelot, Demott

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Melott Family Origin

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Melott Family Occupations

What did your Melott ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Melott occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Melott's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Melott. A less common occupation for the Melott family was Farming.

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Melott Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Melott. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Melott 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 74 immigration records available for the last name Melott. 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 477 military records available for the last name Melott. For the veterans among your Melott ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Melott Life Expectancy

What is the average Melott lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2003, in the United States, Melott life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Melott in 1951 was 52, and 78 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Melott

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Melott 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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