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Memory Name Meaning

Altered form of English Mowbray, altered by folk etymology to resemble the English vocabulary word memory.

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

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Memory Family Origin

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Memory Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Agent For Sewing Machine

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%
  • Commission

    8%

In 1880, the most common Memory occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Memory's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Memory family was Commission. Farmer, Agent For Sewing Machine and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Memory.

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Memory Life Expectancy

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