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Morehead Name Meaning

Northern Irish and Scottish: variant of Muirhead.

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


Similar surnames: Moorehead, Moorhead, Bankhead, Moreman, Redhead, Morelan, Muirhead

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Morehead Family Origin

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Morehead Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    42%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Morehead family was Farming. The most common Morehead occupation in the USA was Farmer. 42% of Morehead's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Morehead.

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Morehead Historical Records

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Morehead Life Expectancy

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