Morss Name Meaning

English: variant of Morris 1.

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

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Morss Family Origin

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Morss Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Printer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Morss family was Printer. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Morss. The most common Morss occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Morss's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Morss | Data not to scale

Morss Historical Records

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Morss Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1956 and 2004, Morss life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Morss in 1956 was 43, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Morss

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