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Mhire Family History

Mhire Name 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: Maire, Shire, Hire, Mire, Moore, Hare, More, White, Spire, Mira

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Where is the Mhire family from?

Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mhire surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
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What did your Mhire ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the USA named Mhire. 60% of Mhire men worked as a Farmer. .

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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

  • Farmer
    60%
  • Farm Labor
    20%
  • Laborer
    20%
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What Mhire family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 142 census records available for the last name Mhire. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mhire 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 10 immigration records available for the last name Mhire. 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 30 military records available for the last name Mhire. For the veterans among your Mhire ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mhire lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2003, in the United States, Mhire life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mhire in 1960 was 53, and 46 in 2003.

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