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Meggett Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of the female personal name Magg, Megg (see Maggs). Scottish: habitational name from Megget in the parish of Yarrow, Selkirkshire.

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


Similar surnames: Eggett, Leggett, Midgett, Huggett, Evett, Liggett, Mengel, Jennett

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Meggett Family Origin

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Meggett Family Occupations

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

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  • Blacksmith

    7%
  • Bone & General Manure Merchant

    7%
  • Bone Merchant

    7%
  • Carter

    7%

In 1881, Blacksmith, Bone & General Manure Merchant and Bone Merchant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meggett. A less common occupation for the Meggett family was Carter. The most common Meggett occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 7% of Meggett's were Blacksmiths.

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Meggett Historical Records

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Meggett Life Expectancy

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