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Meigs Family Origin

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Meigs Family Occupations

What did your Meigs ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Day Laborer

    11%
  • Fisherman

    11%
  • Millman

    11%

In 1881, Farmer, Day Laborer and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meigs. The most common Meigs occupation in Canada was Farmer. 33% of Meigs's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Meigs family was Millman.

Source: Census data for Meigs | Data not to scale

Meigs Historical Records

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Meigs Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1947 and 2004, Meigs life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Meigs in 1947 was 42, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meigs

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