Meyn Name Meaning

North German: variant spelling of Mein.

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


Similar surnames: Menn, Heyn, Mein, Mey, Hayn, Beye, Mews, Dein, Merz, Heyne

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Meyn Family Origin

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Meyn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    14%
  • Beer Driver

    5%
  • Blacksmith

    5%
  • Carman

    5%

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In 1880, Farmer, Beer Driver and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meyn. The most common Meyn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Meyn's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Meyn family was Carman.

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Meyn Historical Records

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Meyn Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Meyn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Meyn in 1955 was 58, and 78 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meyn

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