Merillat Family History

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Merillat Name Meaning

French (Mérillat): nickname from a reduced diminutive of esmeril ‘merlin’ (a small falcon).

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


Similar surnames: Millet, Grillot, Perillo, Brillant, Merolla, Perilloux, Verrilli

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Merillat Family Origin

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Merillat Family Occupations

What did your Merillat ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Merillat family was Farmer. The most common Merillat occupation in the USA was Plumber. 50% of Merillat's were Plumbers. Plumber and Clerk At Hardware were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Merillat.

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  • Plumber

    50%
  • Clerk At Hardware

    25%
  • Farmer

    25%

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

Merillat Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Merillat Life Expectancy

What is the average Merillat lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Merillat life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Merillat in 1956 was 38, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Merillat

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Merillat 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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