Myrtle Family History

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Myrtle Name Meaning

English: topographic name for someone who lived where the shrub myrtle grew. Americanized form of Greek Myrtoglou or a metronymic of similar derivation, from the Greek female personal name Myrto (see Mirto).

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

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Myrtle Family Origin

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Myrtle Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Laborer

    21%
  • Coal Miner

    6%
  • Farming

    6%

In 1880, the most common Myrtle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 32% of Myrtle's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Myrtle family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Myrtle.

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Myrtle Historical Records

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Myrtle Life Expectancy

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