Mega Family History

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Mega Name Meaning

Greek (Megas): nickname from Greek megas ‘big’, often used in combination with a personal name, for example Megagiannis ‘big John’, Megapanos ‘big Panos’ (see Panos). Eastern German: nickname from German dialect mege ‘goat’.

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

Similar surnames: Maga, Maza, Rega, Mena, Meka, Moga, Meth, Mula, Hege, Mele

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Mega Family Origin

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Mega Family Occupations

What did your Mega ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer and Servant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mega. The most common Mega occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Mega's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Servant


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

Mega Historical Records

What Mega family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mega. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mega 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 564 immigration records available for the last name Mega. 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 492 military records available for the last name Mega. For the veterans among your Mega ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mega Life Expectancy

What is the average Mega lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Mega life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Mega in 1943 was 69, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mega

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mega 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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