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Morman Family History

Morman Name Meaning

English: variant of Moorman . Americanized form of German Mormann .

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


Similar surnames: Moreman, Moorman, Borman, Norman, Mosman, Gorman, Mohrman, Mormann

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Where is the Morman family from?

You can see how Morman families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Morman family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Morman families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 6 Morman families living in Indiana. This was about 23% of all the recorded Morman's in USA. Indiana and 1 other state had the highest population of Morman families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Morman surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Morman ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Morman. 25% of Morman men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Morman women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Morman were Clerk and Housewife. .

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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

  • Farmer
    25%
  • Laborer
    22%
  • Salesman
    5%
  • Clerk
    4%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
    11%
  • Cook
    10%
  • Housework
    8%
  • Housewife
    6%
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What Morman family records will you find?

Census Records

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Morman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morman 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Morman. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Morman. For the veterans among your Morman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Morman lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Morman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Morman in 1953 was 37, and 69 in 2004.

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