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Origin and popularity of the name MAIL

Origin

Mail : 1: see Meil. Black at Meal notes that the surname may not have originated in Shetland but derive from the settlement of some Orkney families there in the early 17th century. 2: see Male. 3: from Ó Máille see O'Malley.

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Source : FANBI : The Oxford Dictionary if Family Names in Britain and Ireland, ©2016, University of the West of England
DAFN2 : Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, ©2022 by Patrick Hanks and Oxford University Press
FANBI : The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Family Names in Britain, ©2021, University of the West of England

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Geographic distribution of the 6,750 individuals with the name MAIL on Geneanet.

 

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    (83 individuals)
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    (74 individuals)

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