Margerum Family History

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Margerum Name Meaning

Altered spelling of English Marjoram, a Norfolk name, apparently from the name of the herb, Middle English majorane, mageram (via Old French from medieval Latin majorana, of obscure derivation). However, it is more probably a derivative of the female personal name Margery (see Margeson).

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


Similar surnames: Margeson, Marler, Marker, Margetts, Manger, Mauger, Matters, Maugeri

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Margerum Family Origin

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Margerum Family Occupations

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  • Farm Labourer

    29%
  • Ag Labourer

    14%
  • Assistant Overseer

    14%
  • Farmer

    14%

In 1881, Farm Labourer, Ag Labourer and Assistant Overseer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Margerum. The most common Margerum occupation in the UK was Farm Labourer. 29% of Margerum's were Farm Labourers. A less common occupation for the Margerum family was Farmer.

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Margerum Historical Records

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Margerum Life Expectancy

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