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Mejor Family History

Mejor 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: Major, Menor, Meyer, Mero, Mayor, Menon, Meier, Meloy, Meer, Meylor

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Where is the Mejor family from?

You can see how Mejor families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mejor family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Mejor families were found in United Kingdom in 1891, and Canada in 1911. In 1891 there were 5 Mejor families living in Worcestershire. This was 100% of all the recorded Mejor's in United Kingdom. Worcestershire had the highest population of Mejor families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mejor surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mejor ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Mejor. 100% of Mejor women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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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.

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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Census Records

There are 317 census records available for the last name Mejor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mejor 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 45 immigration records available for the last name Mejor. 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 13 military records available for the last name Mejor. For the veterans among your Mejor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mejor lifespan?

Between 1997 and 2001, in the United States, Mejor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mejor in 1997 was 81, and 86 in 2001.

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