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Mauri Name Meaning

Italian (mainly southern): patronymic or plural form of Mauro. Catalan: patronymic name from the personal name Mauri, from Latin Maurus (see Mauro). Catalan and Southern French (Occitan) (Maurí): probably from the personal name Malric (Germanic Almaricus).

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


Similar surnames: Mauro, Mari, Maura, Maurin, Lauri, Maury, Macri, Maiuri, Magri, Mars

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Where is the Mauri family from?

You can see how Mauri families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mauri family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1871 and 1920. The most Mauri families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 10 Mauri families living in New York. This was about 56% of all the recorded Mauri's in USA. New York had the highest population of Mauri families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mauri surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mauri ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Clerk were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Mauri. 30% of Mauri men worked as a Laborer and 60% of Mauri women worked as a Clerk. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mauri were Salesman and Waitress. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    30%
  • Miner
    30%
  • Proprietor
    20%
  • Salesman
    20%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Clerk
    60%
  • Waitress
    40%
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mauri. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mauri census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mauri. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 548 military records available for the last name Mauri. For the veterans among your Mauri ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mauri lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Mauri life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Mauri in 1959 was 59, and 75 in 2004.

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