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Merriwether Family Origin

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Merriwether Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    33%
  • Farm Laborer

    15%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farming

    5%

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In 1880, the most common Merriwether occupation in the USA was Farmer. 33% of Merriwether's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Merriwether. A less common occupation for the Merriwether family was Farming.

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Merriwether Historical Records

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Merriwether Life Expectancy

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