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Morrall Name Meaning

variant spelling of Morrell. topographic name for someone living at a hall or large house on a moor, from Middle English more ‘moor’, ‘marsh’, ‘fen’ + halle ‘hall’.

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

Similar surnames: Morrill, Morell, Worrall, Horrall, Corral, Correll, Morrell, Merrell

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Where is the Morrall family from?

You can see how Morrall families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Morrall family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Morrall families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there were 3 Morrall families living in Virginia. This was about 27% of all the recorded Morrall's in USA. Virginia had the highest population of Morrall families in 1840.
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What did your Morrall ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Morrall. 22% of Morrall men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Morrall women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Morrall were Salesman and Upholsterer. .

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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
  • Manager
  • Farmer
  • Salesman

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
  • Trained Nurse
  • Servant
  • Upholsterer
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Morrall. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Morrall. For the veterans among your Morrall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Morrall lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Morrall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Morrall in 1963 was 74, and 82 in 2004.

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