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Where is the Mayers family from?
You can see how Mayers families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mayers family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mayers families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1891 there were 234 Mayers families living in Lancashire. This was about 23% of all the recorded Mayers's in the UK. Lancashire had the highest population of Mayers families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mayers surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mayers. 13% of Mayers men worked as a General Labourer and 75% of Mayers women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mayers were House Painter and Private Means.