Mehr Family History

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Mehr Name Meaning

German: habitational name from any of several places so named.

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

Similar surnames: Mehl, Rehr, Lehr, Kehr, Myhr, Ehr, Fehr, Rohr, Wehr, Muhr

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Mehr Family Origin

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Mehr Family Occupations

What did your Mehr ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Dairy was the top reported job for people in the CA named Mehr.

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Dairy

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

Mehr Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Mehr. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mehr 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mehr. 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 57,000 military records available for the last name Mehr. For the veterans among your Mehr ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mehr Life Expectancy

What is the average Mehr lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Mehr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Mehr in 1953 was 44, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mehr 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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