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Where is the Merica family from?
You can see how Merica families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Merica family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Merica families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 4 Merica families living in Ohio. This was about 36% of all the recorded Merica's in USA. Ohio and 1 other state had the highest population of Merica families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Merica surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Merica. 32% of Merica men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Merica women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Merica were Foreman and Seamstress. .