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Melius Name Meaning

German: from the personal name Amelius (see Mehle 2).

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


Similar surnames: Melis, Melia, Milius, Lenius, Elias, Malkus, Moebius, Helmus, Meis

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Melius Family Origin

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Melius Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    13%
  • Farm Labor

    8%
  • Farming

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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In 1880, the most common Melius occupation in the USA was Farmer. 13% of Melius's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Labor and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Melius. A less common occupation for the Melius family was Keeping House.

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Melius Historical Records

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Melius Life Expectancy

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