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Major Genealogy & History

Major has its roots in the pre-tenth-century Germanic/Norman-French word madal (council) and gari (spear); this would be the head of the household who is also the main protector. Some other spellings include Mauger, Malgeri, Maior, Magor, Mager, and Mayger. Major family history gives the first known recording of the name as John Mauger in the tax rolls called the Feet of Fines in Somerset, England in 1250. Some members of Major genealogy include British Conservative Prime Minister Sir John Major; Christian missionary Bill Majors; author, painter, and poet Clarence Major; and football coach and father of several football players and coaches Shirley Majors.

Major Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
Aaron Major-- --, 1954March 23,2006LA
Barbara Major-- --, 1945August ,1978ME
C Lloyd Major-- --, 1913November 3,1997PA
Daisy Major-- --, 1934July 17,2005NY

Major Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
E Gilbert Major-- --, 1922May 2,2005Kingfisher,OK
F Lee Major-- --, 1919September 26,1993Kansas City,MO
Gabor Major-- --, 1923June 24,1998Red Bluff,CA
H Rita Major-- --, 1916January 6,1998Lowell,MA

Major Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Andrew MajorMelissa MorrisMay 5,2001Wake, NC
Chad MajorKathleen RutherfordMay 20,2000Denton, TX
Roy MajorMollie NicholsNovember 22,1932Wake, NC
Joseph MajorPeggy CurrinAugust 28,1960Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Major

1643rd: Light1644th: Chin
1645th: Spivey1646th: Kincaid
1647th: Coe1648th: Posey
1649th: Lackey1650th: Cardenas
1651st: Dobbs1652nd: Kohler

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