Meadows Family History

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Meadows Name Meaning

English: variant of Meadow.

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


Similar surnames: Meadow, Meadors, Meads, Meaders, Meador, Meares, Mews, Reasons

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Meadows Family Origin

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Meadows Family Occupations

What did your Meadows ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Meadows occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Meadows's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Meadows family was Labourer. Agricultural Labourer, Coal Miner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meadows.

View Census data for Meadows | Data not to scale

  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Coal Miner

    5%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    2%

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

Meadows Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Meadows. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Meadows census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Meadows

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Meadows. 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 Meadows. For the veterans among your Meadows ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Meadows Life Expectancy

What is the average Meadows lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Meadows life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1946, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Meadows in 1942 was 46, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meadows

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meadows 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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