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Marini Name Meaning

Italian: patronymic or plural form of the personal name Marino . Albanian: from the personal name Marin (Albanian definite form Marini). Italianized form of Croatian and Slovenian patronymics or metronymics like Marinić Marinič (see Marinich ) and Marinović (see Marinovich ).

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


Similar surnames: Maroni, Morini, Masini, Martini, Mariani, Marin, Manni, Marino

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Where is the Marini family from?

You can see how Marini families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Marini family name was found in the USA, the UK, and Canada between 1880 and 1920. The most Marini families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 4 Marini families living in California. This was about 27% of all the recorded Marini's in USA. California had the highest population of Marini families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Marini surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Marini ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and New Worker were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Marini. 29% of Marini men worked as a Laborer and 11% of Marini women worked as a New Worker. Some less common occupations for Americans named Marini were New Worker and Housewife. .

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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

  • Laborer
    29%
  • Truck Driver
    6%
  • Proprietor
    5%
  • New Worker
    4%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • New Worker
    11%
  • Operator
    9%
  • Seamstress
    8%
  • Housewife
    6%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Marini. 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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There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Marini. For the veterans among your Marini ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Marini lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Marini life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Marini in 1950 was 57, and 78 in 2004.

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