Meade Name Meaning

Irish: variant of English Mead.

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


Similar surnames: Meads, Meader, Mead, Reade, Veale, Medd, Neale, Meador, Meara, Lease

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Meade Family Origin

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Meade Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Servant

    12%
  • Fisherman

    5%
  • Labourer

    5%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Meade family was Labourer. Farmer, Servant and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meade. The most common Meade occupation in Canada was Farmer. 24% of Meade's were Farmers.

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Meade Historical Records

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Meade Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Meade life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1950. The average life expectancy for Meade in 1942 was 30, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meade

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