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Marcelin Name Meaning

French: from the personal name Marcel(l)in, from the Latin name Marcellinus, a double derivative of Marcus (see Mark) borne by several early saints, including a pope who died in the persecutions instigated by Diocletian. Galician (Marcelín): habitational name from Marcelín, a village in Galicia, northern Spain.

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


Similar surnames: Marcelino, Marcello, Marcellino, Marcel, Marcin, Marvel, Carlin

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Marcelin Family Origin

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Marcelin Family Occupations

What did your Marcelin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Marcelin family was Field Hand. The most common Marcelin occupation in the USA was Laborer. 30% of Marcelin's were Laborers. Laborer, Farm Laborer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marcelin.

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  • Laborer

    30%
  • Farm Laborer

    15%
  • Farmer

    15%
  • Field Hand

    10%

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Marcelin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Marcelin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marcelin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Marcelin. 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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Draft Card

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

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Marcelin Life Expectancy

What is the average Marcelin lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Marcelin life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Marcelin in 1964 was 71, and 80 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marcelin ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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