Morin Family History

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Morin Name Meaning

English and French: from a diminutive of the medieval nickname and personal name More (see Moore). Italian: Venetian variant of Morini. Spanish (Morín): possibly a derivative of Moro. Dutch: from a short pet form of a Germanic compound personal name beginning with Maur-, Mor- (see More 4).

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

Similar surnames: Marin, Morino, Moren, Moron, Merin, Moran, Mori, Molin, Moring, Moris

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Morin Family Origin

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Morin Family Occupations

What did your Morin ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Labourer, Agricultural Labourer and Brass Finisher Employing 4 Men & 3 Boys were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Morin. A less common occupation for the Morin family was Cloth Damper. The most common Morin occupation in the UK was Labourer. 11% of Morin's were Labourers.

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  • Labourer

  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Brass Finisher Employing 4 Men & 3 Boys

  • Cloth Damper


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

Morin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 208,000 census records available for the last name Morin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morin 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 21,000 immigration records available for the last name Morin. 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 21,000 military records available for the last name Morin. For the veterans among your Morin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Morin Life Expectancy

What is the average Morin lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Morin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Morin in 1941 was 32, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Morin

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Morin 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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