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Morvan Family History

Morvan Name Meaning
regional name for someone from Morvan in Burgundy.from the old Breton personal name Morvan.

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

28,410 Historical Documents with Morvan on Ancestry
13,020 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
273 Military Records
2,920 Immigration Records
2,441 Census and Voter Lists
9,756 Member Trees

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Name Distribution of Morvan Families

  • Number of Morvan families
     11 - 20
     4 - 10
     1 - 3
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Morvan families
     2 - 1
     2 - 1
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Morvan census records

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Morvan Family Origin

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Morvan Emigration Information (US)

from the New York Passenger Lists

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Morvan Family Occupations

from 1881 UK Census Data

Morvan census records

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Military Service by Morvan

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