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Mjelva Family History

Mjelva 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: Melia, Selva, Melka, Mjelde, Mella, Delva, Melis, Melin, Stella, Mula

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Where is the Mjelva family from?

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

What did your Mjelva ancestors do for a living?

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

What Mjelva family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 7 census records available for the last name Mjelva. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mjelva 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 54 immigration records available for the last name Mjelva. 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 Mjelva. For the veterans among your Mjelva ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mjelva lifespan?

Between 1978 and 1981, in the United States, Mjelva life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Mjelva in 1978 was 88, and 90 in 1981.

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