Melone Family History

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Melone Name Meaning

from an augmentative of Meli or of the personal name Melo (see Meli). metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of melons, from Calabrese melune or Sicilian miluni ‘melon’.

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

Similar surnames: Milone, Meline, Talone, Mione, Cerone, Moline, Maione, Milne, Mccone

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Melone Family Origin

Where is the Melone family from?

Melone Family Occupations

What did your Melone ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Melone occupation in Canada was Journalier. 33% of Melone's were Journaliers. A less common occupation for the Melone family was Farmer. Journalier, Briquetier and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Melone.

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  • Journalier

  • Briquetier

  • Clerk

  • Farmer


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

Melone Historical Records

What Melone family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Melone. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Melone 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Melone. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Melone. For the veterans among your Melone ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Melone Life Expectancy

What is the average Melone lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Melone life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Melone in 1956 was 40, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Melone

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Melone 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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