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Mercedes Name Meaning

Spanish: from the Marian name Nuestra Señora(or María) de las Mercedes, from the plural of merced ‘grace’, ‘mercy’.

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


Similar surnames: Merced, Meneses, Cespedes, Morales, Mercado, Paredes, Terrones

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Mercedes Family Origin

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Mercedes Family Occupations

What did your Mercedes ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mercedes occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Mercedes's were Farmers. Farmer and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mercedes.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    50%

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Mercedes Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Mercedes ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Mercedes Life Expectancy

What is the average Mercedes lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, Mercedes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Mercedes in 1963 was 51, and 52 in 2004.

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United States

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mercedes 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.

Famous Mercedes Family

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Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)

Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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