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Origins of the Murta surname

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About the Murtas

We have a total number of 383 records for people with the last name Murta.

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Where do most Murtas live?

In 1921, most Murtas lived in North East.


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Interesting facts about Murtas

How common is your surname?

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

We have 123 records for the Murta surname. The oldest one dates back to 1890.

Who were Murtas most likely to marry?

Adamses

&

Masonias

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Murtas.

What are the most common Murta first names?

  • John
  • James
  • Mary
  • Catherine

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Common jobs for Murtas

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

Common Female occupations for Murtas in 1921
Scholar At Home

2

Dressmaker

1

Hotel Proprietoress

1

Parlour Maid Domestic

1

Provision Dealer & Out Door Beer Seller

1

Common Male occupations for Murtas in 1921
Apprentice

2

General Farmers

2

Shoe Maker

2

Tailor

2

Assistant In Shop

1

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