Murchie Family History

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Murchie Name Meaning

Scottish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Mhurchaidh (see Murchison).

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


Similar surnames: Duthie, Currie, Murnane, Murrin, Michie, Archie, Murphy, Durie

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Murchie Family Origin

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Murchie Family Occupations

What did your Murchie ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Farmer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Murchie. 10% of Murchie men worked as a Farmer and 57% of Murchie women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Murchie were Army O S Store House Clerk and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Farmer
    10%
  • Agricultural Organizer U C
    3%
  • Are (electric) Metal Window Frams
    3%
  • Army O S Store House Clerk
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    57%
  • Bar Maid
    5%
  • Domestic Duties
    5%
  • Housekeeper
    5%

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

Murchie Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Murchie. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Murchie 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 24,000 immigration records available for the last name Murchie. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Murchie. For the veterans among your Murchie ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Murchie Life Expectancy

What is the average Murchie lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Murchie life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Murchie in 1956 was 31, and 86 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Murchie

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Murchie 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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