Murdock Family History

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Murdock Name Meaning

Northern Irish: variant of Scottish Murdoch.

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


Similar surnames: Murdick, Mardock, Murdoch, Moredock, Murdough, Carlock, Tullock

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Murdock Family Origin

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Murdock Family Occupations

What did your Murdock ancestors do for a living?

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

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Murdock Historical Records

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Murdock Life Expectancy

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