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Marconi Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of Marcone . Italianized form of Slovenian Markončič: patronymic from Markon an augmentative of the personal name Marko most likely of Italian origin (see Marcone ).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Maroni, Mancini, Cardoni, Mosconi, Marchi, Marchioni, Marcon

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Where is the Marconi family from?

You can see how Marconi families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Marconi family name was found in the USA, Canada, and Scotland between 1880 and 1920. The most Marconi families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 6 Marconi families living in California. This was about 86% of all the recorded Marconi's in USA. California had the highest population of Marconi families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Marconi surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Marconi ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Marconi. 25% of Marconi men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Marconi women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Marconi were Clerk and Waitress. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    25%
  • Miner
    6%
  • New Worker
    6%
  • Clerk
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Seamstress
    11%
  • Housewife
    11%
  • Saleslady
    10%
  • Waitress
    10%
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Passenger Lists

There are 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Marconi. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Marconi. For the veterans among your Marconi ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Marconi lifespan?

Between 1946 and 2004, in the United States, Marconi life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Marconi in 1946 was 40, and 80 in 2004.

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