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Mayers Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Mayer 1. German: patronymic from Mayer 2. Dutch: variant of Meyer 1 and 3.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Meyers, Myers, Mayer, Moyers, Magers, Miers, Mayes, Sayers, Maners

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Mayers Family Origin

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Mayers Family Occupations

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  • Labourer

    4%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Joiner

    3%
  • Carter

    2%

In 1881, Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Joiner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mayers. The most common Mayers occupation in the UK was Labourer. 4% of Mayers's were Labourers. A less common occupation for the Mayers family was Carter.

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Mayers Historical Records

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Mayers Life Expectancy

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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