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Merchen Family Origin

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Merchen Family Occupations

What did your Merchen ancestors do for a living?

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Merchen ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

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  • Blacksmith

    20%
  • Coal Miner

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%
  • Job Teamster

    20%

In 1880, Blacksmith, Coal Miner and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Merchen. The most common Merchen occupation in the USA was Blacksmith. 20% of Merchen's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Merchen family was Job Teamster.

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Merchen Historical Records

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Merchen Life Expectancy

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