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Morsette Name Meaning

Altered form of American French Morissette . It is common among Native Americans in MT namely the Chippewa Cree Tribe on the Rocky Boy Reservation.

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


Similar surnames: Morisette, Lorette, Dorsett, Monette, Forgette, Marzette, Moretto

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Where is the Morsette family from?

You can see how Morsette families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Morsette family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Morsette families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Morsette family living in Georgia. This was 100% of all the recorded Morsette's in USA. Georgia had the highest population of Morsette families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Morsette surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Morsette ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Mechanic was the top reported job for people in the USA named Morsette. 40% of Morsette men worked as a Mechanic. .

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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

  • Mechanic
    40%
  • Laborer
    40%
  • Rancher
    20%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Morsette. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morsette 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 75 immigration records available for the last name Morsette. 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 73 military records available for the last name Morsette. For the veterans among your Morsette ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Morsette lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Morsette life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Morsette in 1962 was 80, and 90 in 2004.

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