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

What did your Mourey ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Genaral Labourer and Domestic Duties Unpa were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mourey. 17% of Mourey men worked as a Genaral Labourer and 15% of Mourey women worked as a Domestic Duties Unpa. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mourey were Farm Labour and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Genaral Labourer
    17%
  • Able Seaman
    9%
  • Baker
    9%
  • Farm Labour
    9%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Domestic Duties Unpa
    15%
  • Domestic Help
    15%
  • Hospital Nurse
    15%
  • Housewife
    15%

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

Mourey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Mourey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mourey 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 185 immigration records available for the last name Mourey. 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 409 military records available for the last name Mourey. For the veterans among your Mourey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mourey Life Expectancy

What is the average Mourey lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Mourey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Mourey in 1959 was 51, and 80 in 2004.

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