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Origins of the Melladew surname

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About the Melladews

We have a total number of 202 records for people with the last name Melladew.

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Where do most Melladews live?

In 1921, most Melladews lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Melladews

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We have 154 records for the Melladew surname. The oldest one dates back to 1890.

Who were Melladews most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Melladew first names?

  • John
  • Thomas
  • Mary
  • Martha

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Common jobs for Melladews

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

Common Female occupations for Melladews in 1921
Living On Own Means










Common Male occupations for Melladews in 1921
Cotton Broker


Warehouse Keeper


Professor Of Languages


Apprentice (Cotton Merchant)


Attendant For Lunatic Asylum Whittingham


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