Meurer Family History

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Meurer Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): variant of Maurer.

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


Similar surnames: Maurer, Mauer, Lehrer, Seurer, Metzer, Mehner, Meuser, Meuer, Feurer

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Meurer Family Origin

Where is the Meurer family from?

Meurer Family Occupations

What did your Meurer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Stone Mason and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Meurer. The most common Meurer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Meurer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Meurer family was Cabinet Maker.

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  • Farmer

    24%
  • Stone Mason

    6%
  • Tailor

    6%
  • Cabinet Maker

    3%

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

Meurer Historical Records

What Meurer family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Passenger List

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

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Meurer Life Expectancy

What is the average Meurer lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Meurer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Meurer in 1954 was 58, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Meurer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Meurer 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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