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Origins of the Murat surname

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About the Murats

We have a total number of 285 records for people with the last name Murat.

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Where do most Murats live?

In 1921, most Murats lived in Yorkshire.

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Interesting facts about Murats

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 143 records for the Murat surname. The oldest one dates back to 1815.

Who were Murats most likely to marry?




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What are the most common Murat first names?

  • John
  • Joseph
  • Mary
  • Margaret

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Common jobs for Murats

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Murats in 1921


Living On Own Means




Domestic Servant


Errand Girl


Common Male occupations for Murats in 1921
Semiskilled Miners


Clock Maker








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