Morten Family History

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Morten Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Mortagne in La Manche, France. This surname may have been sometimes confused with Morton.

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


Similar surnames: Morden, Motte, Porten, Morton, Morgen, Morken, Orten, Morren, Wooten

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Morten Family Origin

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Morten Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Farm Laborer

    3%
  • Farming

    3%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Morten family was Farming. The most common Morten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Morten's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Morten.

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Morten Historical Records

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Morten Life Expectancy

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Famous Morten Family

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Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)

Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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