Mourer Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Mourer Name Meaning

Southern French (Gascon): topographic name from a dialect equivalent of French mûrier ‘mulberry tree’.

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

Similar surnames: Moura, Mourey, Morera, Mauger, Forer, Mauter, Mauer, Mauler, Murer

Ready to discover your family story?

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

Mourer Family Origin

Where is the Mourer family from?

Mourer Family Occupations

What did your Mourer ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Butcher (salesman) and Clerk Minstry R Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mourer. 34% of Mourer men worked as a Butcher (salesman) and 25% of Mourer women worked as a Clerk Minstry R Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mourer were Record To Clerk With Naaf and Shirtmaking Machinist

View Census data for Mourer | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Butcher (salesman)
  • Iron Plate Moulder
  • Record To Clerk With Naaf

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Clerk Minstry R Laborer
  • Hearth Cutter cotton
  • Packer In Food Factory
  • Shirtmaking Machinist

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

Mourer Historical Records

What Mourer family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Mourer. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mourer census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Mourer

Passenger List

There are 356 immigration records available for the last name Mourer. 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.

View all Mourer immigration records

Draft Card

There are 833 military records available for the last name Mourer. For the veterans among your Mourer ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Mourer military records

You've only scratched the surface of Mourer family history.

Mourer Life Expectancy

What is the average Mourer lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Mourer life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Mourer in 1945 was 24, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mourer

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mourer 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.

Famous Mourer Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name