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Marquette Name Meaning

French (Picardy): habitational name from Marquette-lès-Lille or Marquette-en-Ostrevant in Picardy.

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


Similar surnames: Arquette, Marzette, Parquette, Paquette, Marotte, Mayette, Gavette

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Marquette Family Origin

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Marquette Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    40%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%
  • Laborer

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Carpenter and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marquette. The most common Marquette occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Marquette's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Marquette family was Laborer.

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Marquette Historical Records

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Marquette Life Expectancy

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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