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Menear Name Meaning

English (Devon; of Cornish origin): topographic name for someone who lived by a menhir, i.e. a tall standing stone erected in prehistoric times (Cornish men ‘stone’ + hir ‘long’).

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


Similar surnames: Meer, Reneau, Miner, Melgar, Mentor, Menner, Medlar, Melear, Meuer

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Menear Family Origin

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Menear Family Occupations

What did your Menear ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Carpenter

    16%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, the most common Menear occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Menear's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Menear family was Farming. Farmer, Carpenter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Menear.

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Menear Historical Records

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Menear Life Expectancy

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