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Mejo Family History

Mejo 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: Mero, Meo, Mezo, Melo, Meno, Meng, Mao, Leo, Zeno, Mei

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Where is the Mejo family from?

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

What did your Mejo ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Mejo. 100% of Mejo men worked as a Laborer. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
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Census Records

There are 72 census records available for the last name Mejo. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mejo 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 65 immigration records available for the last name Mejo. 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 49 military records available for the last name Mejo. For the veterans among your Mejo ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mejo lifespan?

Between 1945 and 1987, in the United States, Mejo life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Mejo in 1945 was 41, and 81 in 1987.

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