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Marcelle Name Meaning

French: from a feminine form of Marcel. From the 8th century the personal name was popularized in Provence in particular by the cult of St. Marcelle, who, according to a popular myth, was the servant of Martha of Bethany and traveled with her to Gaul.

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

Similar surnames: Marcell, Marcella, Martelle, Marcello, Marcel, Michelle, Marnell

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Marcelle Family Origin

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Marcelle Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Marcelle occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Marcelle's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marcelle. A less common occupation for the Marcelle family was Cooper.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Cooper


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Marcelle Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Marcelle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marcelle 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 510 immigration records available for the last name Marcelle. 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 285 military records available for the last name Marcelle. For the veterans among your Marcelle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marcelle Life Expectancy

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Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Marcelle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1965, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Marcelle in 1957 was 47, and 77 in 2004.

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