Maheu Name Meaning

French: from the female personal name Maheu(t), a cognate of Mathilde, from a Germanic personal name composed of the elements maht, meht ‘might’ + hild ‘strife’, ‘battle’.

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


Similar surnames: Magel, Mahin, Mabey, Mahieu, Maze, Matey, Masek, Maser, Macek, Marek

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Maheu Family Origin

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Maheu Family Occupations

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  • Cultivateur

    16%
  • Farmer

    13%
  • Journalier

    8%
  • Voyageur

    7%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Maheu family was Voyageur. Cultivateur, Farmer and Journalier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maheu. The most common Maheu occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 16% of Maheu's were Cultivateurs.

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Maheu Historical Records

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Maheu Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1944 and 2004, Maheu life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Maheu in 1944 was 33, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maheu

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