Merli Family History

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Merli Name Meaning

Italian: from a patronymic or plural form of Merlo.

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

Similar surnames: Meli, Ferri, Merle, Meoli, Merlo, Perri, Sarli, Memoli, Peri, Marti

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Merli Family Origin

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Merli Family Occupations

What did your Merli ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Merli. 18% of Merli men worked as a Laborer and 8% of Merli women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Merli were Farmer and Maid

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Driver
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Bookkeeper
  • Dressmaker
  • Housework
  • Maid

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

Merli Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Merli. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Merli 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 960 immigration records available for the last name Merli. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 218 military records available for the last name Merli. For the veterans among your Merli ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Merli Life Expectancy

What is the average Merli lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Merli life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2004, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Merli in 1963 was 82, and 45 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Merli

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Merli 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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