Mirra Family History

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Mirra Name Meaning

Southern Italian: from mirra ‘myrrh’, either an occupational name for someone who sold myrrh or perhaps from a medieval Greek female personal name dervied from this word.

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


Similar surnames: Marra, Mira, Murra, Cira, Barra, Mirto, Milia, Marr, Mina, Maura

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Mirra Family Origin

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Mirra Family Occupations

What did your Mirra ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mirra. 35% of Mirra men worked as a Laborer and 40% of Mirra women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mirra were Chauffeur and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    35%
  • Tailor
    14%
  • Barber
    11%
  • Chauffeur
    11%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    40%
  • Housekeeper
    20%
  • Flower Maker
    14%
  • Clerk
    14%

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

Mirra Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Mirra. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mirra 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 981 immigration records available for the last name Mirra. 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 557 military records available for the last name Mirra. For the veterans among your Mirra ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mirra Life Expectancy

What is the average Mirra lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Mirra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Mirra in 1962 was 69, and 66 in 2004.

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