Mourey Family History

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Mourey Name Meaning

from Old French moré ‘brown’, ‘black’, also ‘dark colored material’, hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who made or sold such fabrics. habitational name from a place in Indre-et-Loire called Moré.

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


Similar surnames: Morley, Courey, More, Noury, Morey, Moren, Coury, Mourer, Mory

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Mourey Family Origin

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Mourey Family Occupations

What did your Mourey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mourey family was Laborer. The most common Mourey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 81% of Mourey's were Farmers. Farmer, K. House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mourey.

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  • Farmer

    81%
  • K. House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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Mourey Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mourey Life Expectancy

What is the average Mourey lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Mourey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Mourey in 1959 was 51, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mourey 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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