Muri Name Meaning

Norwegian: habitational name from a farmstead in Sunnmøre called Muri, probably originally Mærvin, from Old Norse mærr ‘illustrious’, ‘glorious’ + vin ‘meadow’. Swiss German: unexplained; perhaps a variant of Möri (see Mori 3).

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


Similar surnames: Mori, Mura, Murie, Buri, Kuri, Turi, Suri, Mui, Murri, Mauri

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Muri Family Origin

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Muri Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    50%
  • Farmer And Carpenter

    25%
  • School Teacher

    25%

In 1881, the most common Muri occupation in Canada was Farmer. 50% of Muri's were Farmers. Farmer and Farmer And Carpenter were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Muri. A less common occupation for the Muri family was School Teacher.

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Muri Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1964 and 2004, Muri life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1973, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Muri in 1964 was 80, and 86 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Muri

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