Mero Family History

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Mero Name Meaning

Galician: topographic name from Mero, a river in Galicia. Spanish and Catalan: probably a nickname from mero ‘grouper’ (the fish). Italian: possibly from mero ‘pure’, ‘sheer’ (Latin merus). Theoretically, this could also be a source of the Spanish name, but in any case it is difficult to explain its application. Hungarian (Méro): occupational name for someone who worked with scales, from méro ‘measure’, ‘measurer’, a noun derivative of mérni ‘to measure’.

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

Similar surnames: Vero, Merlo, Pero, Mera, Mezo, Fero, Muro, Maro, Nero, Zero

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Mero Family Origin

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Mero Family Occupations

What did your Mero ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Lawyer (retired) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mero. 34% of Mero men worked as a Lawyer (retired) and 75% of Mero women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mero were Raincoat Machiner and Uniform Tailoress

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Lawyer (retired)
  • Master Cabinet Maker
  • Raincoat Machiner

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Uniform Tailoress

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

Mero Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Mero. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mero 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mero. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Mero. For the veterans among your Mero ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mero Life Expectancy

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Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Mero life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Mero in 1950 was 34, and 88 in 2004.

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