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Meakin Name Meaning

English (chiefly Nottinghamshire): variant of Makin 1.

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


Similar surnames: Deakin, Eakin, Meekins, Makin, Merkin, Etkin, Dakin, Jenkin, Markin

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Meakin Family Origin

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Meakin Family Occupations

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  • Miner

    40%
  • Bording House Keeper

    20%
  • Engine Driver

    20%
  • Farner

    20%

In 1881, Miner, Bording House Keeper and Engine Driver were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meakin. A less common occupation for the Meakin family was Farner. The most common Meakin occupation in Canada was Miner. 40% of Meakin's were Miners.

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Meakin Historical Records

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Meakin Life Expectancy

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