Murgatroyd Family History

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Murgatroyd Name Meaning

English (West Yorkshire): habitational name from a lost place near Halifax, apparently named with the medieval personal name Marg(ar)et (see Margeson) + northern Middle English royd ‘clearing’ (Old English rod).

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

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Murgatroyd Family Origin

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Murgatroyd Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • ... Maker

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Dyer

    6%

In 1880, farmer, ... Maker and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Murgatroyd. A less common occupation for the Murgatroyd family was Dyer. The most common Murgatroyd occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Murgatroyd's were Farmers.

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Murgatroyd Life Expectancy

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