Mourer Family History

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Mourer Name Meaning

Southern French (Gascon): topographic name from a dialect equivalent of French mûrier ‘mulberry tree’.

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


Similar surnames: Moura, Mourey, Morera, Mauger, Forer, Mauter, Mauer, Mauler, Murer

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Mourer Family Origin

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Mourer Family Occupations

What did your Mourer ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mourer. A less common occupation for the Mourer family was Carpenter. The most common Mourer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 45% of Mourer's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    45%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Mourer Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mourer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mourer 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Mourer. 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 Mourer. For the veterans among your Mourer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mourer Life Expectancy

What is the average Mourer lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Mourer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Mourer in 1945 was 24, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mourer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mourer 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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