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Morrone Name Meaning

Italian (southern): habitational name from Morrone del Sannio in Campobasso named with a pre-Latin term murra ‘stone rock’.

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


Similar surnames: Marrone, Moron, Moragne, Morton, Cotrone, Roncone, Morone, Moon

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Where is the Morrone family from?

You can see how Morrone families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Morrone family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Morrone families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 3 Morrone families living in New York. This was about 60% of all the recorded Morrone's in USA. New York had the highest population of Morrone families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Morrone surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Morrone ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Morrone. 29% of Morrone men worked as a Laborer and 22% of Morrone women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Morrone were Clerk and Bookkeeper. .

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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
    29%
  • Proprietor
    6%
  • Farmer
    5%
  • Clerk
    4%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Operator
    22%
  • Saleslady
    11%
  • New Worker
    8%
  • Bookkeeper
    8%
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Census Records

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Morrone. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morrone 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Morrone. 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 Morrone. For the veterans among your Morrone ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Morrone lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Morrone life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Morrone in 1953 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

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