Merical Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Merical Name Meaning

Altered form of French Marécal (see Maricle, Marchal).

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

Similar surnames: Mericle, Morrical, Merica, Percival, Durica, Merl, Mertel, Marcel

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Merical Family Origin

Where is the Merical family from?

Merical Family Occupations

What did your Merical ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Merical occupation in the USA was Laborer. 50% of Merical's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Merical family was Keeping House. Laborer, Carpenter and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Merical.

View Census data for Merical | Data not to scale

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House


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

Merical Historical Records

What Merical family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Merical. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Merical 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 Merical

Passenger List

There are 29 immigration records available for the last name Merical. 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.

View all Merical immigration records

Draft Card

There are 299 military records available for the last name Merical. For the veterans among your Merical ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Merical military records

You've only scratched the surface of Merical family history.

Merical Life Expectancy

What is the average Merical lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Merical life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Merical in 1964 was 54, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Merical

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Merical 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.

Famous Merical Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name