Morena Family History

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Morena Name Meaning

Spanish: shortened form of De la Morena, which either refers to the Sierra Morena, or is a matronymic from a feminine form of a nickname from moreno ‘brown’. Compare Moreno. Southern Italian: from a feminine form of Moreno.

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

Similar surnames: Moreno, Morera, Morea, Mozena, Corea, Mona, Moron, Arena, Corona

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Morena Family Origin

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Morena Family Occupations

What did your Morena ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Eating House and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Morena. The most common Morena occupation in the USA was Laborer. 27% of Morena's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Morena family was Keeping House.

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  • Laborer

  • Eating House

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House


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

Morena Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Morena. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morena 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Morena. 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 471 military records available for the last name Morena. For the veterans among your Morena ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Morena Life Expectancy

What is the average Morena lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2004, in the United States, Morena life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Morena in 1965 was 68, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Morena 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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