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Origins of the Melamed surname

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About the Melameds

We have a total number of 820 records for people with the last name Melamed.

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Where do most Melameds live?

In 1921, most Melameds lived in South West.

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Interesting facts about Melameds

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We have 39 records for the Melamed surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Melameds most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Melamed first names?

  • David
  • Abram
  • Rose
  • Esther

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Common jobs for Melameds

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

Common Female occupations for Melameds in 1921
Cigarette Maker






Common Male occupations for Melameds in 1921
Sales Clerks


Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers


Sewing Machinist Tailoring


Bookkeepers And Cashiers


Cabinet Maker Tables


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