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Merryman Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Merryman name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Merryman. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Sweden


  • France


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Merryman Family Origin

Where is the Merryman family from?

Merryman Family Occupations

What did your Merryman ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Farmer, Coal Miner and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Merryman. A less common occupation for the Merryman family was Agri Labourer. The most common Merryman occupation in the UK was Farmer. 11% of Merryman's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Coal Miner

  • Labourer

  • Agri Labourer


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Merryman ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Merryman Historical Records

What Merryman family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Merryman. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Merryman census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Merryman

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Merryman. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Merryman. For the veterans among your Merryman ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Merryman Life Expectancy

What is the average Merryman lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Merryman life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Merryman in 1947 was 38, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Merryman

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Merryman 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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