Morson Family History

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Morson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Morse?

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

Similar surnames: Morison, Dobson, Marson, Merson, Morton, Ronson, Robson, Hobson

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Morson Family Origin

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Morson Family Occupations

What did your Morson ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Morson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 24% of Morson's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Morson family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Morson.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Morson Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Morson. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morson 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 Morson. 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 Morson. For the veterans among your Morson ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Morson Life Expectancy

What is the average Morson lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2003, in the United States, Morson life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Morson in 1962 was 65, and 82 in 2003.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Morson 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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