Morway Family History

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Morway Name Meaning

Variant of Hungarian Morvay.

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

Similar surnames: Morvay, Mowat, Morad, Morrey, Solway, Mowdy, Mory, Morphy, Moran

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Morway Family Origin

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Morway Family Occupations

What did your Morway ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and House Work were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Morway. 8% of Morway men worked as a Farmer and 10% of Morway women worked as a House Work. Some less common occupations for Americans named Morway were Machinist and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Laborer
  • Machinist

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • House Work
  • Housewife
  • Panty
  • Teacher

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Morway Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Morway. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morway 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 207 immigration records available for the last name Morway. 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 240 military records available for the last name Morway. For the veterans among your Morway ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Morway Life Expectancy

What is the average Morway lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Morway life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1962, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Morway in 1955 was 40, and 58 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Morway

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Morway 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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