Morra Family History

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Morra Name Meaning

Italian (Campania): habitational name from any of numerous places called Morra, as for example Morra De Sanctis, formerly Morra Irpino.

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

Similar surnames: Marra, Morea, Morera, Mora, Moura, Morga, Murra, Motta, Cora, Borra

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Morra Family Origin

Where is the Morra family from?

Morra Family Occupations

What did your Morra ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Morra occupation in the USA was Farming. 25% of Morra's were Farmings. Farming, Boatman and Clk. Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Morra. A less common occupation for the Morra family was Day Laborer.

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  • Farming

  • Boatman

  • Clk. Store

  • Day Laborer


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Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Morra ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Morra Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Morra. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morra 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Morra. 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 965 military records available for the last name Morra. For the veterans among your Morra ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Morra Life Expectancy

What is the average Morra lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Morra life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1972. The average life expectancy for Morra in 1961 was 56, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Morra

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Morra 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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