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Mejdell Family History

Mejdell 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: Mendell, Reddell, Pendell, Mundell, Meixell, Medel, Mendel, Bendell

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Where is the Mejdell family from?

You can see how Mejdell families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mejdell family name was found in the USA in 1920. In 1920 there was 1 Mejdell family living in Hawaii. This was 100% of all the recorded Mejdell's in USA. Hawaii had the highest population of Mejdell families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mejdell surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mejdell ancestors do for a living?

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

What Mejdell family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 24 census records available for the last name Mejdell. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mejdell 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 36 immigration records available for the last name Mejdell. 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 8 military records available for the last name Mejdell. For the veterans among your Mejdell ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mejdell lifespan?

Between 1971 and 1979, in the United States, Mejdell life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1971. The average life expectancy for Mejdell in 1971 was 79, and 75 in 1979.

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