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Mekringer Family History

Mekringer 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: Mehringer, Messinger, Beringer, Behringer, Heringer, Gehringer

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Where is the Mekringer family from?

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

What did your Mekringer ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 18 census records available for the last name Mekringer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mekringer 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mekringer. 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 2 military records available for the last name Mekringer. For the veterans among your Mekringer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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