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Morsee Family History

Morsee Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Morse, Moree, Forsee, Morsey, Marsee, Moses, More, Corse, Morley

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Where is the Morsee family from?

You can see how Morsee families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Morsee family name was found in the USA between 1840 and 1920. The most Morsee families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there was 1 Morsee family living in Maryland. This was about 50% of all the recorded Morsee's in USA. Maryland and 1 other state had the highest population of Morsee families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Morsee surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Morsee ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 152 census records available for the last name Morsee. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morsee 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 6 immigration records available for the last name Morsee. 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 14 military records available for the last name Morsee. For the veterans among your Morsee ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Morsee lifespan?

Between 1974 and 2004, in the United States, Morsee life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Morsee in 1974 was 78, and 74 in 2004.

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