Morency Family History

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Morency Name Meaning

French: perhaps a shortened form of Montmorency, a habitational name from a place so named in Val-d’Oise; or an altered spelling of Morancé, a habitational name from Morencé in Rhône, named in Latin as Maurentiacum, from the personal name Maurentius + suffix -acum.

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

Similar surnames: Moren, Marteney, Morel, Mory, Moresco, Morken, Montney, Trench, Moron

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Morency Family Origin

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Morency Family Occupations

What did your Morency ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Morency occupation in the USA was Works Cotton Mill. 50% of Morency's were Works Cotton Mills. Works Cotton Mill and Clerk Flour & Grain Store were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Morency. A less common occupation for the Morency family was Farmer.

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  • Works Cotton Mill

  • Clerk Flour & Grain Store

  • Farmer


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

Morency Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Morency. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morency 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Morency. 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 Morency. For the veterans among your Morency ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Morency Life Expectancy

What is the average Morency lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Morency life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Morency in 1959 was 42, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Morency

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Morency 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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