Murrin Family History

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Murrin Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muireáin ‘descendant of Muireán’, most probably a diminutive of a personal name beginning with muir ‘sea’. English (Devon): unexplained; possibly a variant of Morrin.

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


Similar surnames: Merrin, Curran, Marron, Murray, Marrin, Markin, Murfin, Durkin

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Murrin Family Origin

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Murrin Family Occupations

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  • Tailor

    12%
  • Builder

    6%
  • Farmer

    6%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Murrin family was Agricultural Labourer. The most common Murrin occupation in the UK was Tailor. 12% of Murrin's were Tailors. Tailor, Builder and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Murrin.

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Murrin Historical Records

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Murrin Life Expectancy

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