Morgese Family History

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Morgese Name Meaning

Italian (Bari): habitational name of uncertain origin, possibly a variant of Murghese, denoting someone from Murga.

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

Similar surnames: Morgen, Borgese, Marrese, Borges, Moresi, Gorges, Sorge, Cortese

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Morgese Family Origin

Where is the Morgese family from?

Morgese Family Occupations

What did your Morgese ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Examiner were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Morgese. 18% of Morgese men worked as a Laborer and 30% of Morgese women worked as an Examiner. Some less common occupations for Americans named Morgese were Assembler and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Crane Operator
  • Musician
  • Assembler

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Examiner
  • Dipper
  • Laundress
  • New Worker

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

Morgese Historical Records

What Morgese family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 484 census records available for the last name Morgese. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morgese 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 395 immigration records available for the last name Morgese. 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 282 military records available for the last name Morgese. For the veterans among your Morgese ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Morgese Life Expectancy

What is the average Morgese lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Morgese life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Morgese in 1962 was 90, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Morgese

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Morgese 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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