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Merkey Family Origin

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Merkey Family Occupations

What did your Merkey ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Laborer

    18%
  • Bookkeeper

    5%
  • Farm Hand

    5%

In 1880, the most common Merkey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Merkey's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Bookkeeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Merkey. A less common occupation for the Merkey family was Farm Hand.

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Merkey Historical Records

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Merkey Life Expectancy

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