Mercure Family History

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Mercure Name Meaning

French: from a personal name popularized by the fame of St. Mercurius of Cappadocia (see Italian Mercurio).

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

Similar surnames: Mercuri, Mercurio, Martire, Mercer, Marcone, Merry, Herre, Messore

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Mercure Family Origin

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Mercure Family Occupations

What did your Mercure ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Canal Boat Builder and Canal Boatman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mercure. A less common occupation for the Mercure family was Carpenter & Farmer. The most common Mercure occupation in the USA was Laborer. 22% of Mercure's were Laborers.

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  • Laborer

  • Canal Boat Builder

  • Canal Boatman

  • Carpenter & Farmer


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

Mercure Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Mercure. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mercure 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 455 immigration records available for the last name Mercure. 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 720 military records available for the last name Mercure. For the veterans among your Mercure ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mercure Life Expectancy

What is the average Mercure lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Mercure life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Mercure in 1954 was 40, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mercure

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mercure 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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