Mepham Family History

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Mepham Name Meaning

English: habitational name from a place in Kent named Meopham, from an Old English personal name Meapa + Old English ham ‘homestead’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Benham, Lapham, Pelham, Topham, Derham, Perham, Newham, Denham, Upham

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Mepham Family Origin

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Mepham Family Occupations

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

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    15%
  • Farmer

    8%
  • Labourer

    7%
  • Gen Lab

    3%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mepham. A less common occupation for the Mepham family was Gen Lab. The most common Mepham occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 15% of Mepham's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Mepham Historical Records

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Mepham Life Expectancy

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