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Morfin Family History

Morfin Name Meaning

Hispanic (mainly Mexico): unexplained. English (Lincolnshire): variant of Murfin . This form of the surname is rare in Britain. French (mainly Ardèche): nickname derived from mort (de) faim meaning literally ‘death from hunger’.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Morin, Corbin, Moris, Corvin, Molin, Morain, Merrin, Marlin, Moron

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Where is the Morfin family from?

You can see how Morfin families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Morfin family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1840 and 1920. The most Morfin families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1911 there was 1 Morfin family living in Manitoba. This was 100% of all the recorded Morfin's in Canada. Manitoba had the highest population of Morfin families in 1911.
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What did your Morfin ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Morfin. 100% of Morfin men worked as a Laborer and 75% of Morfin women worked as a Housekeeper. .

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

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Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housekeeper
  • Maid
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Census Records

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Morfin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morfin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 920 immigration records available for the last name Morfin. 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 Cards

There are 112 military records available for the last name Morfin. For the veterans among your Morfin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Morfin lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Morfin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1990, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Morfin in 1963 was 66, and 43 in 2004.

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