Merryweather Family History

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Merryweather Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Merriweather.

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


Similar surnames: Meriweather, Merriwether, Meriwether, Merriweather, Mayweather

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Merryweather Family Origin

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Merryweather Family Occupations

What did your Merryweather ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Merryweather family was Keeps House. The most common Merryweather occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Merryweather's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Hand were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Merryweather.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Farm Hand

    5%
  • Keeps House

    5%

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

Merryweather Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Merryweather. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Merryweather census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

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

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Merryweather Life Expectancy

What is the average Merryweather lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Merryweather life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Merryweather in 1958 was 63, and 51 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Merryweather

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Merryweather 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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