Merta Family History

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Merta Name Meaning

Polish: from the female personal name Merta (see Marta).

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


Similar surnames: Marta, Berta, Mertz, Mente, Merl, Perna, Bertz, Mort, Mehta, Mecca

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Merta Family Origin

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Merta Family Occupations

What did your Merta ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer and Engineer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Merta. A less common occupation for the Merta family was Wks Cigar Maker. The most common Merta occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Merta's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Engineer

    25%
  • Wks Cigar Maker

    25%

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

Merta Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Merta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Merta 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 Merta. 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 Merta. For the veterans among your Merta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Merta Life Expectancy

What is the average Merta lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Merta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1983, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Merta in 1963 was 70, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Merta

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Merta 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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