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Maratea Name Meaning

Southern Italian: habitational name from Maratea, a place in Potenza province, named with Greek maratho ‘fennel’. Marathia is also a common place name element in Greece.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press


Similar surnames: Arata, Zarate, Carota, Maren, Tarte, Martel, Garate, Aranda, Morea

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Maratea Family Origin

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Maratea Family Occupations

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Maratea Historical Records

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Census Record

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Passenger List

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

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Maratea Life Expectancy

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Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Maratea life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1981, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Maratea in 1959 was 65, and 80 in 2004.

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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