Meacham Family History
Meacham Surname History
This page is the home for the complete history of the Meacham surname, Meacham origins, and stories of people with the Meacham name. Meacham family history has rich origins of which the particulars have been accumulated over the years by Meacham family researchers. The last name Meacham is an old heredity that has migrated all across the world over time, and as the name Meacham has spread, it has evolved making its origin difficult to unearth.
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The evolution of Meacham starts at it's earliest origins. Even in the earliest days of a name there have been variations in that single name simply because family names were infrequently written down back when few people could write.
It was not uncommon for a surname to change as it enters a new country or language. As these families emigrated between countries and languages, the Meacham name may have changed with them. Meacham family members have migrated around the world all throughout history.
Meacham country of origin
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The nationality of Meacham can be complicated to determine in cases which country boundaries change over time, leaving the nation of origin a mystery. The original ethnicity of Meacham may be in dispute based on whether the surname came about organically and independently in multiple locales; e.g. in the case of surnames that are based on a profession, which can come into being in multiple places independently (such as the family name "Brewster" which refers to a female brewer).
Meaning of the last name Meacham
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The meaning of Meacham come may come from a craft, such as the name "Dean" which may have been adopted by members of the clergy. Many of these craft-based last names might be a profession in some other language. Because of this it is useful to know the nationality of a name, and the languages used by its ancestors. Many western names like Meacham originate from religious texts such as the Bhagavadgītā, the Quran, the Bible, and so forth. Often these surnames relate to a religious phrase such as "Grace of God".
- James Alfred Meacham 1905 - ?
- Titus Meacham 1785 - ?
- Mary Adams Meacham 1699 - ?
- Timothy Meacham 1777 - ?
- Paul Meacham 1761 - 1803
- Silas Meacham 1767 - 1853
- Samuel Meacham, Sr. 1712 - 1769
- Deborah Browning Meacham 1647 - 1704
- Phebe Meacham 1762 - 1806
- Barnabus Meacham 1759 - 1811
- Jeremiah Meacham, Sr. 1614 - 1696
- Margaret Meacham 1763 - 1835
- Samuel Meacham 1760 - ?
- Francis Meacham Adams 1780 - 1850
- Barnabas Meacham 1734 - 1812
- Mary Meacham 1783 - 1871
- Margaret Owens Meacham 1742 - 1825
- Ebenezer MEACHAM Meacham 1677 - 1744
- Isaac Meacham 1642 - 1715
- Jeremiah* Meacham 1673 - 1742
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Famous people named Meacham
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Nationality and Ethnicity of Meacham
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We do not have a record of the primary ethnicity of the name Meacham. Many surnames travel around the world throughout the ages, making their original nationality and ethnicity difficult to trace.
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Meacham spelling variations
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In the past, when few people knew how to write, names such as Meacham were transcribed based on how they were heard by a scribe when people's names were recorded in public records. This could have given rise misspellings of Meacham. Understanding misspellings and alternate spellings of the Meacham surname are important to understanding the etymology of the name. Family names like Meacham transform in how they're said and written as they travel across tribes, family lines, and languages across time.