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Meckes Family Origin

Where is the Meckes family from?

Meckes Family Occupations

What did your Meckes ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housework were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Meckes. 23% of Meckes men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Meckes women worked as a Housework. Some less common occupations for Americans named Meckes were Salesman and Laundress

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    23%
  • Farmer
    7%
  • Foreman
    3%
  • Salesman
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housework
    12%
  • Housewife
    7%
  • Laborer
    5%
  • Laundress
    5%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Meckes Historical Records

What Meckes family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Meckes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Meckes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 274 immigration records available for the last name Meckes. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 721 military records available for the last name Meckes. For the veterans among your Meckes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Meckes Life Expectancy

What is the average Meckes lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Meckes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1991, and highest in 1965. The average life expectancy for Meckes in 1962 was 76, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meckes

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meckes ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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