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Marrison Name Meaning

English (chiefly Norfolk): metronymic from Marie 1, or perhaps from a misdivision of a name such as Tom Harrison.

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


Similar surnames: Harrison, Arrison, Margeson, Harbison, Madison, Maison, Marrin

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Marrison Family Origin

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Marrison Family Occupations

What did your Marrison ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Marrison family was Carpenter. The most common Marrison occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Marrison's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marrison.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Keeping House

    8%
  • Laborer

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

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

Marrison Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Passenger List

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

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Marrison Life Expectancy

What is the average Marrison lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Marrison life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1976, and highest in 1979. The average life expectancy for Marrison in 1962 was 39, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Marrison

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marrison 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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