Munro Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Monroe. In Ireland, Munroe has come to replace the surname Mulroy in some cases.

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


Similar surnames: Munroe, Monro, Mulroy, Mungo, Mundo, Murri, Murrow, Mango, Mulry, Mun

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Munro Family Origin

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Munro Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Fisherman

    4%
  • Keeping House

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Munro family was Keeping House. The most common Munro occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Munro's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Munro.

Source: Census data for Munro | Data not to scale

Munro Historical Records

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Munro Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1948 and 2004, Munro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Munro in 1948 was 25, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Munro

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