Morrish Family History

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Morrish Name Meaning

English (Devon): variant of Morris 1.

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

Similar surnames: Morriss, Morris, Moris, Mellish, Mores, Morrill, Cornish, Moors

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Morrish Family Origin

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Morrish Family Occupations

What did your Morrish ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Backsmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Morrish. A less common occupation for the Morrish family was Clerk. The most common Morrish occupation in the USA was Farmer. 65% of Morrish's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Backsmith

  • Clerk


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

Morrish Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 29,000 census records available for the last name Morrish. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morrish 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Morrish. 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 Morrish. For the veterans among your Morrish ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Morrish Life Expectancy

What is the average Morrish lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Morrish life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Morrish in 1948 was 61, and 85 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Morrish 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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