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Marrone Family History

Marrone Name Meaning

Italian (southern): from marrone ‘chestnut’ probably applied as a topographic name or possibly as a nickname for someone with chestnut colored hair.

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


Similar surnames: Carbone, Morrone, Marron, Marcone, Garzone, Sardone, Matrone, Varrone

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Where is the Marrone family from?

You can see how Marrone families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Marrone family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1841 and 1920. The most Marrone families were found in USA in 1920. In 1880 there were 10 Marrone families living in New Jersey. This was about 77% of all the recorded Marrone's in USA. New Jersey had the highest population of Marrone families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Marrone surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Marrone ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Marrone. 31% of Marrone men worked as a Laborer and 14% of Marrone women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Marrone were Tailor and Housekeeper. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    31%
  • New Worker
    6%
  • Clerk
    6%
  • Tailor
    5%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Operator
    14%
  • Housewife
    13%
  • New Worker
    8%
  • Housekeeper
    7%
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Marrone. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marrone census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Marrone. 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 Cards

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Marrone. For the veterans among your Marrone ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Marrone lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Marrone life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Marrone in 1944 was 37, and 73 in 2004.

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