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Morrison Name Meaning

Scottish: patronymic from the personal name Morris.

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


Similar surnames: Morison, Morris, Borreson, Jordison, Harrison, Mollison, Mathison

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Morrison Family Origin

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Morrison Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • School

    4%
  • Servant

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, School and Servant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Morrison. A less common occupation for the Morrison family was Labourer. The most common Morrison occupation in Canada was Farmer. 40% of Morrison's were Farmers.

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Morrison Historical Records

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Morrison Life Expectancy

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