Mehan Family History

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Mehan Name Meaning

Variant spelling of Irish Meehan. Indian (Panjab): Hindu (Khatri) name of unknown meaning.

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

Similar surnames: Mohan, Shan, Mahan, Tehan, Man, Mchan, Megan, Moran, Lehan, Meehan

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Mehan Family Origin

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Mehan Family Occupations

What did your Mehan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Miner, Dock Labourer and Fisherwoman (Retired) were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mehan. The most common Mehan occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 10% of Mehan's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Mehan family was Foundry Labourer.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Dock Labourer

  • Fisherwoman (Retired)

  • Foundry Labourer


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

Mehan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Mehan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mehan 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Mehan. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Mehan. For the veterans among your Mehan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mehan Life Expectancy

What is the average Mehan lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Mehan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Mehan in 1955 was 55, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mehan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mehan 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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