Merren Family History

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Merren Name Meaning

English: variant of Merrin.

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


Similar surnames: Perren, Marren, Merrin, Ferren, Merring, Meares, Morren, Murren

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Merren Family Origin

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Merren Family Occupations

What did your Merren ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Brassfinisher Lathe Vicehard and Club Steward were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Merren. 17% of Merren men worked as a Brassfinisher Lathe Vicehard and 20% of Merren women worked as a Club Steward. Some less common occupations for Americans named Merren were Fitters Labourer and Unpaid House Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Brassfinisher Lathe Vicehard
    17%
  • Club Steward
    17%
  • Coppersmiths Mate
    17%
  • Fitters Labourer
    17%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Club Steward
    20%
  • Retired
    20%
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    20%
  • Unpaid House Duties
    20%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Merren Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Merren. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Merren 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 817 immigration records available for the last name Merren. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 195 military records available for the last name Merren. For the veterans among your Merren ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Merren Life Expectancy

What is the average Merren lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Merren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1992, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Merren in 1962 was 66, and 95 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Merren

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Merren 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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