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Merges Family Origin

Where is the Merges family from?

Merges Family Occupations

What did your Merges ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Merges occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Merges's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Merges family was Painter. Farmer, Barber and Marble Cutter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Merges.

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Barber

    20%
  • Marble Cutter

    20%
  • Painter

    20%

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

Merges Historical Records

What Merges family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Merges. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Merges census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Merges

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Merges. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Merges. For the veterans among your Merges ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Merges Life Expectancy

What is the average Merges lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2003, in the United States, Merges life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Merges in 1955 was 49, and 92 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Merges

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Merges 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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