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Murxchland Family History

Murxchland Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Marchand, Morthland, Marland, Morland, Markland, Merchant, Buckland

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Where is the Murxchland family from?

You can see how Murxchland families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Murxchland family name was found in Scotland in 1871. In 1871 there were 3 Murxchland families living in Ayrshire. This was 100% of all the recorded Murxchland's in Scotland. Ayrshire had the highest population of Murxchland families in 1871.
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Census Records

There are 3 census records available for the last name Murxchland. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Murxchland census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Murxchland. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Murxchland. For the veterans among your Murxchland ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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