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Morrison Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Morris.

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


Similar surnames: Morison, Morris, Borreson, Jordison, Harrison, Mollison, Mathison

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Morrison Family Origin

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Morrison Family Occupations

What did your Morrison ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Morrison occupation in the UK was Crofter. 4% of Morrison's were Crofters. Crofter, Farmer and Fisherman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Morrison. A less common occupation for the Morrison family was Labourer.

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  • Crofter

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Fisherman

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

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Morrison Historical Records

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

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Morrison Life Expectancy

What is the average Morrison lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, Morrison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Morrison in 1940 was 54, and 74 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Morrison 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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