Mordhorst Family History

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Mordhorst Name Meaning

North German: topographic name, probably from Middle Low German mor ‘fenland’, ‘swamp’ + horst ‘scrubland’, ‘wild place’.

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


Similar surnames: Windhorst, Eichhorst, Bockhorst, Kohorst, Barhorst, Ter Horst

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Mordhorst Family Origin

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Mordhorst Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    38%
  • Butcher

    13%
  • Carpenter

    13%
  • Coal Miner

    13%

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In 1880, the most common Mordhorst occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Mordhorst's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mordhorst family was Coal Miner. Farmer, Butcher and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mordhorst.

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Mordhorst Historical Records

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Mordhorst Life Expectancy

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