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Mmeffan Family History

Mmeffan 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: Steffan, Meehan, Moerman, Mesman, Megan, Kleffman, Geffen, Immerman

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Where is the Mmeffan family from?

You can see how Mmeffan families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mmeffan family name was found in Scotland in 1841. In 1841 there were 4 Mmeffan families living in Angus. This was 100% of all the recorded Mmeffan's in Scotland. Angus had the highest population of Mmeffan families in 1841.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mmeffan surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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

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Census Records

There are 4 census records available for the last name Mmeffan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mmeffan 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 Mmeffan. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Mmeffan. For the veterans among your Mmeffan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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