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Origins of the Murch surname

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About the Murchs

We have a total number of 8871 records for people with the last name Murch.

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Where do most Murchs live?

In 1921, most Murchs lived in South West.


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Interesting facts about Murchs

How common is your surname?

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

We have 7,630 records for the Murch surname. The oldest one dates back to 1840.

Who were Murchs most likely to marry?

Browns

&

Smiths

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Murchs.

What are the most common Murch first names?

  • John
  • William
  • Mary
  • Elizabeth

Our birth record sets tell us the names of Murch family members

Common jobs for Murchs

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

Common Female occupations for Murchs in 1921
Dressmaker

54

Laundress

21

Domestic Servant

19

Living On Own Means

18

General Servant Domestic

15

Common Male occupations for Murchs in 1921
Carpenter

59

Tailor

33

Farmer

25

General Labourer

19

Clerk

17

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