Murdy Name Meaning

Scottish: probably a variant of Murdoch.

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


Similar surnames: Mundy, Murty, Murry, Bury, Muri, Murray, Curry, Mcray, Urey, Burry

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Murdy Family Origin

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Murdy Family Occupations

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  • Butcher

    15%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    10%
  • Coal Miner

    10%
  • Labourer

    10%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Murdy family was Labourer. Butcher, Agricultural Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Murdy. The most common Murdy occupation in the UK was Butcher. 15% of Murdy's were Butchers.

Source: Census data for Murdy | Data not to scale

Murdy Historical Records

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Murdy Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1955 and 2004, Murdy life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Murdy in 1955 was 63, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Murdy

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