Mayhall Family History

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Mayhall Name Meaning

English: of uncertain origin. it may be a habitational name from an unidentified place (there is a Mayhall Farm in Buckinghamshire, but it is not clear whether the family name is derived from the farm name or vice versa). Alternatively it may be a variant of Mayall, which is itself a variant of Male.

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

Similar surnames: Mayall, Fairall, Marshall, Munhall, Maywald, Sandall, Arnall, Mahal

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Mayhall Family Origin

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Mayhall Family Occupations

What did your Mayhall ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Assistant Collector Tax and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mayhall. 4% of Mayhall men worked as an Assistant Collector Tax and 46% of Mayhall women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mayhall were Brass Finisher turner and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Assistant Collector Tax
  • Barman
  • Boot shoe Retailer Reti
  • Brass Finisher turner

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Cotton Winder
  • Domestic Duties Unpaid
  • Domestic Servant

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Mayhall Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Mayhall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mayhall census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 418 immigration records available for the last name Mayhall. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Mayhall. For the veterans among your Mayhall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mayhall Life Expectancy

What is the average Mayhall lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Mayhall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Mayhall in 1956 was 57, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mayhall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mayhall ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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