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Melroy Family Origin

Where is the Melroy family from?

Melroy Family Occupations

What did your Melroy ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Melroy occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Melroy's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Shipping Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Melroy. A less common occupation for the Melroy family was Farm Laborer.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Carpenter

    19%
  • Shipping Clerk

    13%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%

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

Melroy Historical Records

What Melroy family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Melroy. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Melroy census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Melroy

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Melroy. 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 Melroy. For the veterans among your Melroy ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Melroy Life Expectancy

What is the average Melroy lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Melroy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Melroy in 1957 was 51, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Melroy

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Melroy 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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