Mesh Family History

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Mesh Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of Jewish and German Mesch.

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

Similar surnames: Mash, Esh, Mech, Resh, Lesh, Mish, Mesch, Meth, Kash, Fish

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Mesh Family Origin

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Mesh Family Occupations

What did your Mesh ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Builders Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mesh. 20% of Mesh men worked as a Builders Labourer and 43% of Mesh women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mesh were Retired Gardener and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Builders Labourer
  • Farm Hand
  • Ladies Tailor
  • Retired Gardener

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Canteen Manageress
  • Farmer
  • Housewife

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

Mesh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mesh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mesh 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 515 immigration records available for the last name Mesh. 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 474 military records available for the last name Mesh. For the veterans among your Mesh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mesh Life Expectancy

What is the average Mesh lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Mesh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Mesh in 1955 was 62, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mesh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mesh 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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