Mers Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Meers 2, or of Mars 5.

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


Similar surnames: Mars, Miers, Merk, Meers, Moers, Meis, Mews, Mees, Merz, Mery

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Mers Family Origin

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Mers Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    31%
  • Blacksmith

    15%
  • Farming

    8%
  • Grocer

    8%

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In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mers. A less common occupation for the Mers family was Grocer. The most common Mers occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Mers's were Farmers.

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Mers Historical Records

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Mers Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1943 and 2003, Mers life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Mers in 1943 was 29, and 75 in 2003.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mers

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