Miurhead Family History

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Miurhead Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Muirhead, Moorhead, Miura, Murad, Milstead, Birkhead, Burkhead

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Miurhead Family Origin

Where is the Miurhead family from?

Miurhead Family Occupations

What did your Miurhead ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Boot Dealer Manager and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Miurhead. 13% of Miurhead men worked as a Boot Dealer Manager and 45% of Miurhead women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Miurhead were Driver attendant Heavy Work and Incapacitated

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Boot Dealer Manager
    13%
  • Chauffeur
    13%
  • Company Director
    13%
  • Driver attendant Heavy Work
    13%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    45%
  • Burrough Calculation operator
    12%
  • Cleaner
    12%
  • Incapacitated
    12%

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

Miurhead Historical Records

What Miurhead family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 57 census records available for the last name Miurhead. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Miurhead 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 Miurhead

Passenger List

There are 29 immigration records available for the last name Miurhead. 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 13 military records available for the last name Miurhead. For the veterans among your Miurhead ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Miurhead Life Expectancy

What is the average Miurhead lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Miurhead 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Miurhead

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