Muro Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from any of numerous places named Muro, from muro ‘wall’. Southern Italian: habitational name from a place named Muro. Southern Italian (Murò): nickname from medieval Greek mouros ‘stupid’, ‘foolish’ (classical Greek moros).

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


Similar surnames: Mura, Muto, Mauro, Murgo, Mero, Puro, Maro, Turo, Mars, Moro

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Muro Family Origin

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Muro Family Occupations

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  • Cigar Maker

    50%
  • Keeping House

    25%
  • Schoe Maker

    25%

In 1880, the most common Muro occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 50% of Muro's were Cigar Makers. Cigar Maker and Keeping House were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Muro. A less common occupation for the Muro family was Schoe Maker.

Source: Census data for Muro | Data not to scale

Muro Historical Records

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Muro Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1952 and 2004, Muro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Muro in 1952 was 54, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Muro

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