Melody Family History

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Melody Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maoiléidigh ‘descendant of Maoléidigh’, a byname composed of the elements maol ‘chief’ + éidigh ‘ugly’.

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


Similar surnames: Melley, Merry, Keady, Meloy, Beloin, Memory, Melott, Molony, Melroy

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Melody Family Origin

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Melody Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    7%
  • Cart Driver

    7%
  • Coal Miner

    7%
  • Dock Labourer

    7%

In 1881, the most common Melody occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 7% of Melody's were Carpenters. Carpenter, Cart Driver and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Melody. A less common occupation for the Melody family was Dock Labourer.

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Melody Historical Records

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Melody Life Expectancy

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