Monro Name Meaning

Scottish: variant spelling of Monroe.

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


Similar surnames: Munro, Moro, Monzo, Monroe, Mory, Mones, Monto, Moors, Montz, Moers

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Monro Family Origin

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Monro Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    30%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Block Maker

    3%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Monro. The most common Monro occupation in the USA was Farmer. 30% of Monro's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Monro family was Block Maker.

Source: Census data for Monro | Data not to scale

Monro Historical Records

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Monro Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1950 and 2004, Monro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Monro in 1950 was 51, and 81 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Monro

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