Murto Family History

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Murto Name Meaning

Finnish: topographic name from murto ‘forest clearing’. This was also adopted as an ornamental name during the name conversion movement at the beginning of the 20th century. It is found mostly in western Finland.

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

Similar surnames: Muto, Mirto, Musto, Mato, Turco, Murgo, Marti, Muro, Mario, Murthy

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Murto Family Origin

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Murto Family Occupations

What did your Murto ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Murto family was Stone Mason. The most common Murto occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Murto's were Laborers. Laborer, Farmer and Night Watchman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Murto.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Night Watchman

  • Stone Mason


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

Murto Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Murto. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Murto 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 514 immigration records available for the last name Murto. 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 375 military records available for the last name Murto. For the veterans among your Murto ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Murto Life Expectancy

What is the average Murto lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Murto life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Murto in 1964 was 71, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Murto

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Murto 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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