Mercil Family History

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Mercil Name Meaning

Origin uncertain. This name was in Quebec, Canada, from the 19th century or earlier; it may be of Czech origin.

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

Similar surnames: Marcil, Merkl, Melcer, Mercier, Marcel, Mercer, Mercy, Meccia, Merl

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Mercil Family Origin

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Mercil Family Occupations

What did your Mercil ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mercil occupation in the USA was Nickel Plater. 100% of Mercil's were Nickel Platers.

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  • Nickel Plater


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Mercil Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mercil. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mercil census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 106 immigration records available for the last name Mercil. 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 Card

There are 149 military records available for the last name Mercil. For the veterans among your Mercil ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mercil Life Expectancy

What is the average Mercil lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2004, in the United States, Mercil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Mercil in 1966 was 85, and 91 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mercil ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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