Marien Family History

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Marien Name Meaning

Dutch and German: metronymic from the personal name Maria (see Marie). German: topographic name for someone who lived by a church named for one of the Marys of the New Testament: Mary the Mother of Jesus, Mary Magdalene, or Mary sister of Martha. French and Picard: from the Old French oblique case of Marie 1. French: from the masculine personal name Marien (popularized by the 6th-century St. Marien of Auxerre), derived from Latin Marianus (see Mariano).

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

Similar surnames: Marin, Marie, Maren, Marian, Marken, Marden, Marier, Markin, Marron

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Marien Family Origin

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Marien Family Occupations

What did your Marien ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Marien occupation in the USA was Keeping House. 18% of Marien's were Keeping Houses. Keeping House, Laborer and Barber were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marien. A less common occupation for the Marien family was Blacksmith.

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  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Barber

  • Blacksmith


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

Marien Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Marien. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marien 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Marien. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Marien. For the veterans among your Marien ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marien Life Expectancy

What is the average Marien lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Marien life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Marien in 1951 was 50, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Marien

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marien 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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