Meffert Family History

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Meffert Name Meaning

German and Dutch: from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements mahti ‘strength’, ‘might’ + frithu ‘peace’.

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

Similar surnames: Leffert, Eifert, Hoffert, Reffett, Neifert, Hergert, Herbert, Meinert

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Meffert Family Origin

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Meffert Family Occupations

What did your Meffert ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Meffert. 20% of Meffert men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Meffert women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Meffert were Manager and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Farm Laborer
  • Manager

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Clerk
  • Housewife
  • Maid
  • Teacher

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

Meffert Historical Records

What Meffert family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Meffert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Meffert 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 625 immigration records available for the last name Meffert. 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 714 military records available for the last name Meffert. For the veterans among your Meffert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Meffert Life Expectancy

What is the average Meffert lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2003, in the United States, Meffert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Meffert in 1963 was 80, and 81 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meffert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meffert 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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