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Morrison Family History

Morrison Name Meaning
Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Morris.

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

4,237,833 Historical Documents with Morrison on Ancestry.co.uk
995,026 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
152,265 Military Records
149,344 Immigration Records
926,566 Census and Voter Lists
2,014,632 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Morrison Families

  • Number of Morrison families
     599 - 1,195
     200 - 598
     1 - 199
     
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Morrison families
     2,115 - 4,228
     706 - 2,114
     1 - 705
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Morrison census records

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Morrison Family Origin

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Morrison Emigration Information (US)

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Morrison families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to emigration records dating from that era.

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Morrison Emigration Information (AU)

from the Australian Convict Transportation Registers 1787-1868

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You can find out when most of the Morrison families immigrated to Australia. You can focus your search to emigration records dating from that era.

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Morrison Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

Morrison census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Morrison ancestors, such as occupation.

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Military Service by Morrison

Did the Morrisons fight in a war? Military records can tell you a lot about your ancestors including birthplace, occupation and even physical descriptions.

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