Meads Name Meaning

English: variant of Mead 1.

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


Similar surnames: Meade, Meas, Mead, Medd, Meares, Eads, Meals, Keays, Mars, Meers

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Meads Family Origin

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Meads Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    67%
  • Fisherman

    33%

In 1881, Farmer and Fisherman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Meads. The most common Meads occupation in Canada was Farmer. 67% of Meads's were Farmers.

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Meads Historical Records

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Meads Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1953 and 2004, Meads life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Meads in 1953 was 45, and 80 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meads

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