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Maring Name Meaning

North German: habitational name from any of several places so named in the Rhineland.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Marino, Moring, Zaring, Haring, Marin, Mehring, Goring, Meiring

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Where is the Maring family from?

You can see how Maring families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Maring family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Maring families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 10 Maring families living in Ohio. This was about 38% of all the recorded Maring's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Maring families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Maring surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Maring ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Maid were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Maring. 21% of Maring men worked as a Farmer and 11% of Maring women worked as a Maid. Some less common occupations for Americans named Maring were Farm Laborer and Housework. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Farmer
    21%
  • Laborer
    17%
  • Salesman
    8%
  • Farm Laborer
    7%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Maid
    11%
  • Housewife
    9%
  • Operator
    8%
  • Housework
    6%
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Census Records

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Maring. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maring census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 928 immigration records available for the last name Maring. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Maring. For the veterans among your Maring ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Maring lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Maring life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Maring in 1959 was 49, and 78 in 2004.

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