Mellas Family History

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Mellas Name Meaning

English and Scottish: unexplained. Perhaps a variant spelling of Mallis. Greek: occupational name for a seller of honey, from meli ‘honey’ + the agent noun suffix -as.

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

Similar surnames: Mellis, Melis, Milas, Bellas, Mallas, Hallas, Kellas, Malles, Ballas

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Mellas Family Origin

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Mellas Family Occupations

What did your Mellas ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Lime Burner and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mellas. 67% of Mellas women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Lime Burner

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Incapacitated

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

Mellas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mellas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mellas 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 377 immigration records available for the last name Mellas. 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 467 military records available for the last name Mellas. For the veterans among your Mellas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mellas Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Mellas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Mellas in 1959 was 68, and 86 in 2004.

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