The Measday Family History

This is a site where you can find information about the history of the Measday family.

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The Measday Family in the Census

Census Freqency of the Surname Measday
1841 Census3
1851 Census5
1861 Census20
1871 Census19
1881 Census60
1891 Census29
1901 Census58
1911 Census77

Most Frequent Forenames for the Measday Family in the Census

Name 1841 Census 1851 Census 1861 Census 1881 Census 1871 Census 1891 Census 1901 Census 1911 Census Total
Charles Measday 1 1 3 2 8 2 5 8
William Measday 0 0 2 0 2 3 4 5
George Measday 1 0 1 0 6 3 4 4
Thomas Measday 0 0 2 3 1 0 2 3
Mary Measday 0 1 1 1 4 1 0 0
John Measday 0 0 1 1 4 0 1 3
Eliza Measday 0 1 1 1 3 1 2 2
Annie Measday 0 0 0 0 2 2 3 3
Walter Measday 0 0 2 1 1 1 2 2
Henry Measday 0 0 1 0 1 1 1 1
Hannah Measday 0 0 0 1 1 1 1 1
Emily Measday 0 0 0 1 2 0 1 0
Louisa Measday 0 0 0 1 1 0 0 0
Sarah Measday 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0
Fanny Measday 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1
Emma Measday 0 0 0 0 3 1 0 1
James Measday 0 0 1 1 0 0 1 1
Albert Measday 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 1
Jane Measday 0 0 0 0 2 1 1 0
Edith Measday 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0

Your Family History Search

You can use the forms below to do automatic searches for the Measday family online amongst birth, marriage and death records from 1837, plus census transcripts for 1841, 1851, 1861, 1871, 1881, 1891, 1901 and many more...


Etymology and History of the Surname: Measday

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