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Merrett Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Merritt.

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


Similar surnames: Perrett, Jerrett, Meritt, Merritt, Surrett, Merrell, Merriott

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Merrett Family Origin

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Merrett Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Merrett family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Merrett. The most common Merrett occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Merrett's were Farmers.

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Merrett Historical Records

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Merrett Life Expectancy

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