Moren Family History

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Moren Name Meaning

Dutch: from a pet form of a Germanic compound personal name formed with Maur-, Mor-, meaning ‘Moor’ as the first element. Swedish (Morén): probably an ornamental name composed of the place name element mor ‘copse’, ‘marshy wood’ + the adjectival suffix -én, a derivative of Latin -enius.

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

Similar surnames: Loren, More, Toren, Morin, Molen, Moden, Boren, Noren, Oren, Morel

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Moren Family Origin

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Moren Family Occupations

What did your Moren ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moren. A less common occupation for the Moren family was Bricklayer. The most common Moren occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 14% of Moren's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Bricklayer


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

Moren Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Moren. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Moren 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Moren. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Moren. For the veterans among your Moren ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Moren Life Expectancy

What is the average Moren lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Moren life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Moren in 1957 was 64, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moren

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moren 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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