Mourey Family History

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Mourey Name Meaning

from Old French moré ‘brown’, ‘black’, also ‘dark colored material’, hence a metonymic occupational name for someone who made or sold such fabrics. habitational name from a place in Indre-et-Loire called Moré.

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


Similar surnames: Morley, Courey, More, Noury, Morey, Moren, Coury, Mourer, Mory

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Mourey Family Origin

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Mourey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    81%
  • K. House

    8%
  • Carpenter

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

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In 1880, farmer, K. House and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mourey. A less common occupation for the Mourey family was Laborer. The most common Mourey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 81% of Mourey's were Farmers.

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Mourey Historical Records

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Mourey Life Expectancy

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