Musgrove Family History

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Musgrove Name Meaning

English (Cumbria): habitational name from either of two villages in Cumbria, named in Old English with mus ‘mouse’ (perhaps a byname) + graf ‘grove’ (see Grove 1). The Norman surname de Mucegros, established in Herefordshire and elsewhere in the 12th and 13th centuries, is unrelated and has died out.

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


Similar surnames: Cosgrove, Grove, Wingrove, Colgrove, Congrove, Lovegrove, Musgrave

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Musgrove Family Origin

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Musgrove Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    13%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Blacksmith

    2%

In 1881, the most common Musgrove occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 13% of Musgrove's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Musgrove family was Blacksmith. Coal Miner, Labourer and Agricultural Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Musgrove.

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Musgrove Historical Records

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Musgrove Life Expectancy

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