Murrill Family History

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Murrill Name Meaning

English: variant of Merrill or Morrell.

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

Similar surnames: Morrill, Murrell, Turrill, Burrill, Morrall, Merrell, Hurrell

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Murrill Family Origin

Where is the Murrill family from?

Murrill Family Occupations

What did your Murrill ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Murrill occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Murrill's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Murrill family was Keeping House. Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Murrill.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Farm Laborer

  • Keeping House


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Murrill ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Murrill Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Murrill. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Murrill census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 523 immigration records available for the last name Murrill. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Murrill. For the veterans among your Murrill ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Murrill Life Expectancy

What is the average Murrill lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Murrill life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Murrill in 1954 was 32, and 64 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Murrill

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Murrill ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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