Murer Name Meaning

Norwegian and Danish (Mürer): occupational name from Mur ‘brick wall’, originally German.

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


Similar surnames: Maurer, Furer, Murner, Muri, Miler, Zuber, Kuder, Mauler, Fuhrer

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Murer Family Origin

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Murer Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Carpenter

    22%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Housekeeper

    11%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Murer. The most common Murer occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Murer's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Murer family was Housekeeper.

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Murer Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Murer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Murer in 1962 was 74, and 79 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Murer

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