Murden Family History

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Murden Name Meaning

English (Nottingham): variant of Morden.

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

Similar surnames: Morden, Durden, Mullen, Burden, Marden, Burken, Murren, Purdin

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Murden Family Origin

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Murden Family Occupations

What did your Murden ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Murden. 2% of Murden men worked as a General Labourer and 54% of Murden women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Murden were Farm Labourer General and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Farm Labourer
  • Bricklayer
  • Farm Labourer General

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Household Duties
  • Domestic Duties Unpaid
  • Housewife

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

Murden Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Murden. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Murden 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 914 immigration records available for the last name Murden. 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 Murden. For the veterans among your Murden ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Murden Life Expectancy

What is the average Murden lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Murden life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Murden in 1951 was 40, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Murden

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Murden 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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