Morrill Family History

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Morrill Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Morrell.

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

Similar surnames: Morrall, Murrill, Orrill, Morell, Mcrill, Morriss, Worrall, Burrill

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Morrill Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Morrill name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Morrill. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • France


  • Norway


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Morrill Family Origin

Where is the Morrill family from?

Morrill Family Occupations

What did your Morrill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Morrill family was Carpenter. The most common Morrill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Morrill's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Morrill.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Morrill Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 60,000 census records available for the last name Morrill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morrill 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Morrill. 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 12,000 military records available for the last name Morrill. For the veterans among your Morrill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Morrill Life Expectancy

What is the average Morrill lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Morrill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Morrill in 1944 was 27, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Morrill 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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