Mervis Family History

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Mervis Name Meaning

Dutch: patronymic from an altered form of Mevis, a reduced short form of the personal name Bartholomeus (see Bartholomew). Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Meis, Merlin, Melis, Merkes, Mellis, Gervin, Ferris, Martis, Melvin

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Mervis Family Origin

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Mervis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Housekeeping

    33%

In 1880, Farmer and Housekeeping were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mervis. The most common Mervis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 67% of Mervis's were Farmers.

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Mervis Historical Records

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Mervis Life Expectancy

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