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Origins of the Melander surname

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About the Melanders

We have a total number of 483 records for people with the last name Melander.

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Where do most Melanders live?

In 1921, most Melanders lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Melanders

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

We have 44 records for the Melander surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Melanders most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Melander first names?

  • John
  • Carl
  • Anna
  • Mary

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Common jobs for Melanders

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

Common Female occupations for Melanders in 1921
Living On Her Own Means


Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers




Common Male occupations for Melanders in 1921
Able Seaman


General Farmers




Bookkeepers And Cashiers


Apprentice Electrical


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