Marrinan Family History

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Marrinan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maranáin ‘descendant of Maranán’, a dissimilated form of Manannán (see Murnan).

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

Similar surnames: Merrigan, Merriman, Garrigan, Harrigan, Hallinan, Murrin, Markin

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Marrinan Family Origin

Where is the Marrinan family from?

Marrinan Family Occupations

What did your Marrinan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marrinan. A less common occupation for the Marrinan family was Retail Grocer. The most common Marrinan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Marrinan's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Retail Grocer


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

Marrinan Historical Records

What Marrinan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Marrinan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marrinan 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 Marrinan

Passenger List

There are 624 immigration records available for the last name Marrinan. 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 182 military records available for the last name Marrinan. For the veterans among your Marrinan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marrinan Life Expectancy

What is the average Marrinan lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Marrinan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Marrinan in 1949 was 42, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Marrinan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marrinan 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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