Meinert Family History

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Meinert Name Meaning

Dutch and North German: from the personal name Meinert (see Meinhardt).

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

Similar surnames: Reinert, Teinert, Meiners, Mehnert, Lennert, Heinert, Meiner, Eisert

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Meinert Family Origin

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Meinert Family Occupations

What did your Meinert ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Shoemaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meinert. A less common occupation for the Meinert family was Teamster. The most common Meinert occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Meinert's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Shoemaker

  • Teamster


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Meinert ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Meinert Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Meinert. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Meinert 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 Meinert. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Meinert. For the veterans among your Meinert ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Meinert Life Expectancy

What is the average Meinert lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Meinert life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Meinert in 1950 was 38, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meinert

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meinert 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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