Marlin Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Marlin Name Meaning

English and French: variant of Merlin.

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

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Marlin Family Origin

Where is the Marlin family from?

SHOW MORE

Marlin Family Occupations

What did your Marlin ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    43%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    4%

In 1880, the most common Marlin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Marlin's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marlin. A less common occupation for the Marlin family was Farming.

Source: Census data for Marlin | Data not to scale

Marlin Historical Records

What Marlin family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Marlin ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Marlin

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Marlin Life Expectancy

What is the average Marlin lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marlin 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Marlin Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)

James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Look up another name