Merriott Family History

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Merriott Name Meaning

English: variant of Merritt.

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

Similar surnames: Merritt, Herriott, Meritt, Merrett, Merritts, Parriott, Perritt

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Merriott Family Origin

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Merriott Family Occupations

What did your Merriott ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Dressmaker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Merriott. 36% of Merriott men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Merriott women worked as a Dressmaker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Merriott were Chief Clerk and Student

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Laborer
  • Barber
  • Chief Clerk

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Dressmaker
  • Student

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

Merriott Historical Records

What Merriott family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Merriott. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Merriott 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 339 immigration records available for the last name Merriott. 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 707 military records available for the last name Merriott. For the veterans among your Merriott ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Merriott Life Expectancy

What is the average Merriott lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Merriott life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Merriott in 1955 was 43, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Merriott

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Merriott 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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