Methvin Family History

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Methvin Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Methven.

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

Similar surnames: Methven, Melvin, Ervin, Mervin, Mathia, Machin, Mervine, Merrin

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Methvin Family Origin

Where is the Methvin family from?

Methvin Family Occupations

What did your Methvin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Methvin. A less common occupation for the Methvin family was Farm Labor. The most common Methvin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 54% of Methvin's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Hand

  • Farm Labor


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

Methvin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Methvin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Methvin 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 166 immigration records available for the last name Methvin. 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 Methvin. For the veterans among your Methvin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Methvin Life Expectancy

What is the average Methvin lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Methvin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Methvin in 1956 was 53, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Methvin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Methvin 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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