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Morga Family History

Morga Name Meaning
Spanish: habitational name from Morga in Biscay province.Italian: from the Salento dialect word morga ‘marc (of olives)’, ‘dregs’, possibly applied as a derogatory nickname.Polish: from morga, a term denoting a unit of land measuring 5,600 square meters, hence a nickname for a wealthy landowner.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

19,212 Historical Documents with Morga on Ancestry.com
13,056 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
710 Military Records
616 Immigration Records
3,432 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Morga Families

  • Number of Morga families
     8 - 14
     3 - 7
     1 - 2
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Number of Morga families
     12 - 21
     5 - 11
     1 - 4
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
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    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

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Morga Family Origin

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Morga Immigration Information

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Average Life Expectancy for Morga

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Morga Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

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Morga Civil War Service Records

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