Morga Name Meaning

Spanish: habitational name from Morga in Biscay province. Italian: from the Salento dialect word morga ‘marc (of olives)’, ‘dregs’, possibly applied as a derogatory nickname. Polish: from morga, a term denoting a unit of land measuring 5,600 square meters, hence a nickname for a wealthy landowner.

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


Similar surnames: Mora, Murga, Morea, Murgia, Borra, Gorga, Moron, Morra, Mort, Motta

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Morga Family Origin

Where is the Morga family from?

SHOW MORE

Morga Family Occupations

What did your Morga ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • General Dealer

    100%

In 1881, the most common Morga occupation in the UK was General Dealer. 100% of Morga's were General Dealers.

Source: Census data for Morga | Data not to scale

Morga Historical Records

What Morga family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Morga ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Morga

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Morga Life Expectancy

What is the average Morga lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Morga 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Morga life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1989, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Morga in 1962 was 75, and 77 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Morga

Famous Morga Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)

Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Look up another name