Marcella Family History

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Marcella Name Meaning

Southern Italian: from the personal name, feminine form of Marcello.

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

Similar surnames: Marcello, Marcell, Marcelle, Martella, Marcelli, Marella, Marzella

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Marcella Family Origin

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Marcella Family Occupations

What did your Marcella ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Marcella family was Keeps House. The most common Marcella occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Marcella's were Laborers. Laborer, Dom. Servant and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marcella.

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  • Laborer

  • Dom. Servant

  • Keeping House

  • Keeps House


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Marcella ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Marcella Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Marcella. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marcella 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 877 immigration records available for the last name Marcella. 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 558 military records available for the last name Marcella. For the veterans among your Marcella ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marcella Life Expectancy

What is the average Marcella lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Marcella life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Marcella in 1958 was 48, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marcella 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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