Murphrey Family History

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Murphrey Name Meaning

Probably a variant of Irish Murphy.

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

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Murphrey Family Origin

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Murphrey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    60%
  • Farming

    10%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Murphrey family was Farm Laborer. The most common Murphrey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Murphrey's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Murphrey.

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Murphrey Historical Records

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Murphrey Life Expectancy

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