Meadow Family History

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Meadow Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived by a meadow. Compare Mead. The form meadow derives from m?dwe, the dative case of Old English m?d.

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


Similar surnames: Mead, Meader, Shadow, Mears, Yeadon, Meadows, Merrow, Eaton, Kellow

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Meadow Family Origin

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Meadow Family Occupations

What did your Meadow ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Labourer

    40%
  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Cigar Maker

    20%
  • Fireman C. S. R.

    20%

In 1881, Labourer, Blacksmith and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meadow. A less common occupation for the Meadow family was Fireman C. S. R.. The most common Meadow occupation in Canada was Labourer. 40% of Meadow's were Labourers.

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Meadow Historical Records

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Meadow Life Expectancy

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