Murr Name Meaning

German (common in Munich): nickname for a morose person, from Middle High German, Middle Low German murren ‘to grumble’.

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

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Murr Family Origin

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Murr Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Blacksmith

    9%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Murr. A less common occupation for the Murr family was Laborer. The most common Murr occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Murr's were Farmers.

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Murr Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1941 and 2004, Murr life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Murr in 1941 was 37, and 73 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Murr

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