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Mejda Family History

Mejda Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Mejia, Meda, Vajda, Mehta, Melia, Seda, Cerda, Merida, Gajda, Menna

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Where is the Mejda family from?

You can see how Mejda families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mejda family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Mejda family living in Illinois. This was about 50% of all the recorded Mejda's in USA. Illinois and 1 other state had the highest population of Mejda families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mejda surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mejda ancestors do for a living?

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

What Mejda family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 19 census records available for the last name Mejda. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mejda census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 6 immigration records available for the last name Mejda. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 7 military records available for the last name Mejda. For the veterans among your Mejda ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mejda lifespan?

Between 1978 and 2002, in the United States, Mejda life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Mejda in 1978 was 81, and 90 in 2002.

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