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Marchbanks Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of the surname Marjoribanks, which according to Black was adopted by a family previously known as Johnston, when, in the early 16th century, they acquired the lands of Ratho-Marjoribankis in Renfrewshire. This estate was so called from having been bestowed on Robert the Bruce’s daughter Marjorie (see Margeson) on her marriage in 1316 to Walter the High Steward.

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

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Marchbanks Family Origin

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Marchbanks Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    51%
  • Farming

    12%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Farming and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marchbanks. The most common Marchbanks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 51% of Marchbanks's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Marchbanks family was Laborer.

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