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Merring Family Origin

Where is the Merring family from?

Merring Family Occupations

What did your Merring ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Merring family was Bookkeeper. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Merring. The most common Merring occupation in the USA was Farmer. 59% of Merring's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    59%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Farming

    7%
  • Bookkeeper

    4%

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

Merring Historical Records

What Merring family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Merring. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Merring 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 Merring

Passenger List

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

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Merring Life Expectancy

What is the average Merring lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Merring life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Merring in 1960 was 49, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Merring

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Merring 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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