Marquess Family History

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Marquess Name Meaning

English: variant of Marquis.

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


Similar surnames: Marquiss, Marques, Jaquess, Marquis, Marsters, Arness, Magness

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Marquess Family Origin

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Marquess Family Occupations

What did your Marquess ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Marquess occupation in the USA was Farmer. 66% of Marquess's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marquess. A less common occupation for the Marquess family was Coopers Trade.

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  • Farmer

    66%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Blacksmith

    3%
  • Coopers Trade

    3%

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

Marquess Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Marquess. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marquess census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Marquess

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Marquess. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Marquess. For the veterans among your Marquess ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marquess Life Expectancy

What is the average Marquess lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Marquess life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1987, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Marquess in 1957 was 64, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Marquess

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marquess 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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