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Morace Name Meaning

French: variant of Maurice. Italian (Sicily): possibly from the Greek personal name Morakes (see Morris).

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

Similar surnames: Morice, Morici, Morante, Horace, Surace, Morant, Irace, More, Sorace

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Where is the Morace family from?

You can see how Morace families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Morace family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Morace families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 16 Morace families living in Kentucky. This was about 62% of all the recorded Morace's in USA. Kentucky had the highest population of Morace families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Morace surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Morace ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Morace. 23% of Morace men worked as a Laborer and 37% of Morace women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Morace were Clerk and Housework. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Clerk

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
  • Clerk
  • Cook
  • Housework
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Morace. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morace census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 430 immigration records available for the last name Morace. 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 Cards

There are 375 military records available for the last name Morace. For the veterans among your Morace ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Morace lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Morace life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Morace in 1963 was 71, and 80 in 2004.

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