Skip to content
  • Start your family tree

Origins of the Meaburn surname

A collage of historical images including two family portraits and a postcard of people boarding a ship

About the Meaburns

We have a total number of 325 records for people with the last name Meaburn.

Find out more about your family in our records

or try an advanced search

I’ve managed to trace back to the mid-1500s! I can’t believe it! Utterly engrossing and I have uncovered some quite moving and heartbreaking stories attached to various ancestors. You don’t need any qualifications to start - just time patience, and some information.

TrustPilot review
1 of 3

Start your family tree

Trace your family back in time. Make new discoveries and see what other Findmypast family historians in our genealogy community have discovered about the Meaburns.

Sign up to get started

Delve deeper into the Meaburn family's history

Where do most Meaburns live?

In 1921, most Meaburns lived in Yorkshire.

Census records trace your ancestors through each generation, so you can follow where your relatives lived through each decade.

Interesting facts about Meaburns

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 317 records for the Meaburn surname. The oldest one dates back to 1850.

Who were Meaburns most likely to marry?




Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Meaburns.

What are the most common Meaburn first names?

  • William
  • John
  • Mary
  • Ann

Our birth record sets tell us the names of Meaburn family members

Common jobs for Meaburns

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Meaburns in 1921


House Servant




Annuitant & Scholar




Common Male occupations for Meaburns in 1921




Inn Keeper


Wood Cutting Machinist


Ag Laborer


An image of a census transcript and a picture of a dairy farmer holding two milk jugs

Census records provide incredible detail on names, ages, marital statuses, occupations and more.

We found over 1,400 family trees with the Meaburn surname

Trace your family back in time and see what other Findmypast family historians in our genealogy community have discovered about the Meaburns.

Search for a relative in our family trees

Share your discoveries

Start your family history journey

Start free trial

Start free trial