Murty Family History

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Murty Name Meaning

Indian: variant of Murthy. Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Muircheartaigh (see McMurtry).

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


Similar surnames: Murray, Murley, Harty, Murphy, Furey, Carty, Merry, Murdy, Murry

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Murty Family Origin

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Murty Family Occupations

What did your Murty ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Murty occupation in the USA was Farmer. 22% of Murty's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Murty family was Blacksmith. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Murty.

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  • Farmer

    22%
  • Laborer

    16%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Blacksmith

    6%

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

Murty Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Murty. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Murty 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Murty. 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 Murty. For the veterans among your Murty ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Murty Life Expectancy

What is the average Murty lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Murty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Murty in 1955 was 83, and 91 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Murty

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Murty 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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