Murat Family History

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Murat Name Meaning

French: habitational name from any of various places named Murat, in Allier, Cantal, Corrèze, Puy-de-Dôme, and Tarn.

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

Similar surnames: Mura, Duray, Hurst, Moura, Murai, Mula, Dura, Murray, Murach, Moran

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Murat Family Origin

Where is the Murat family from?

Murat Family Occupations

What did your Murat ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Murat occupation in the USA was Farmer. 14% of Murat's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Murat. A less common occupation for the Murat family was Bricklayer.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Bricklayer


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

Murat Historical Records

What Murat family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Murat. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Murat 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Murat. 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 346 military records available for the last name Murat. For the veterans among your Murat ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Murat Life Expectancy

What is the average Murat lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Murat life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Murat in 1962 was 67, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Murat

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Murat 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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