Marcotte Family History

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Marcotte Name Meaning

from a pet form of the personal name Marc, French form of Mark 1. metonymic occupational name for a vine-grower, from Old French marcotte ‘vineshoot forming a layer’.

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

Similar surnames: Marotte, Marotto, Margotta, Mariotti, Marcon, Majette, Marcott

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Marcotte Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Marcotte name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Marcotte. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • France


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • Eastern Europe & Russia


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Marcotte Family Origin

Where is the Marcotte family from?

Marcotte Family Occupations

What did your Marcotte ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marcotte. A less common occupation for the Marcotte family was Carpenter. The most common Marcotte occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Marcotte's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter


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

Marcotte Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 46,000 census records available for the last name Marcotte. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marcotte 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Marcotte. 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 4,000 military records available for the last name Marcotte. For the veterans among your Marcotte ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marcotte Life Expectancy

What is the average Marcotte lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Marcotte life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Marcotte in 1954 was 40, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marcotte 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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