Morro Family History

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Morro Name Meaning

Spanish: nickname for someone with a prominent nose or lips, from morro ‘snout’. Spanish and Italian: topographic name from morro in the sense ‘hill’.

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


Similar surnames: Porro, Mero, Moro, Marro, Marmo, Morin, Morga, Porto, Morra, Mosso

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Morro Family Origin

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Morro Family Occupations

What did your Morro ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Morro occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Morro's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Morro family was Farmer. Laborer, Cigar Maker and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Morro.

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • Cigar Maker

    11%
  • Farm Laborer

    11%
  • Farmer

    11%

United States shown, Canada data unavailable

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

Morro Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Morro. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Morro 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 592 immigration records available for the last name Morro. 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 904 military records available for the last name Morro. For the veterans among your Morro ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Morro Life Expectancy

What is the average Morro lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Morro life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Morro in 1962 was 57, and 82 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Morro

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Morro 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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