Moron Family History

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Moron Name Meaning

Spanish (Morón): habitational name from Morón de Almazán in Soria province or Morón de la Frontera in Seville. The former, and possibly the latter also, is probably named from Arabic maurûr ‘hidden’, from the past participle of wárrà ‘to hide or bury’. Spanish (Morón): in some cases, from a derivative of moro ‘Moor’. French: possibly from the old personal name Maurone. French: possibly in some cases a nickname from Old French moron ‘dreamer’.

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

Similar surnames: Morin, Maron, Moros, Moon, Moren, Moran, Miron, Morton, Moxon, Doron

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Moron Family Origin

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Moron Family Occupations

What did your Moron ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Moron family was Wine Cooper (Journeyman). (Cottn) Spinner, Cotton Spinner and Milk Dealer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moron. The most common Moron occupation in the UK was (Cottn) Spinner. 25% of Moron's were (Cottn) Spinners.

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  • (Cottn) Spinner

  • Cotton Spinner

  • Milk Dealer

  • Wine Cooper (Journeyman)


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Moron Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Moron. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Moron 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 Moron. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Moron. For the veterans among your Moron ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Moron Life Expectancy

What is the average Moron lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Moron life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Moron in 1960 was 69, and 86 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moron 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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