Morsey Family History

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Morsey Name Meaning

Irish: probably a reduced form of Morrissey.

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


Similar surnames: Morey, Yousey, Morse, Mosey, Moses, Moren, Morken, Murley, Merkey

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Morsey Family Origin

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Morsey Family Occupations

What did your Morsey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Morsey family was Farm Laborer. The most common Morsey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Morsey's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpeter and Drayman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Morsey.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Carpeter

    7%
  • Drayman

    7%
  • Farm Laborer

    7%

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

Morsey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Morsey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morsey census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Morsey

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Morsey. 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 Morsey. For the veterans among your Morsey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Morsey Life Expectancy

What is the average Morsey lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Morsey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Morsey in 1963 was 83, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Morsey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Morsey 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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