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Origins of the Meleleu surname

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About the Meleleus

We have a total number of 75 records for people with the last name Meleleu.

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Where do most Meleleus live?

In 1921, most Meleleus lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Meleleus

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We have 68 records for the Meleleu surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Meleleus most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Meleleu first names?

  • John
  • George
  • Mary
  • Ellen

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Common jobs for Meleleus

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

Common Female occupations for Meleleus in 1921
Weaver Cotton Mill




Dressmakers Apprentice




Warper Cotton Mill


Common Male occupations for Meleleus in 1921
Calico Printer's Labourer


Calico Printer


Calico Printers Labourer


Calico Machine Printer


Calico Printer's Apprentice


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