Marschall Family History

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Marschall Name Meaning

German: occupational name for a man in the service of a member of the nobility, originally one who looked after the horses, Middle High German marschalc (from mar(c) ‘noble horse’ + schalk ‘servant’). In time the term came to be used for a military rank or a certain court official. Compare Marshall.

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


Similar surnames: Marshall, Marchal, Parshall, Marchand, Schall, Marsch, Marshal

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Marschall Family Origin

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Marschall Family Occupations

What did your Marschall ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marschall. The most common Marschall occupation in the USA was Farmer. 17% of Marschall's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Marschall family was Tailor.

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  • Farmer

    17%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Tailor

    6%

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

Marschall Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Marschall. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marschall 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 Marschall. 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 Marschall. For the veterans among your Marschall ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marschall Life Expectancy

What is the average Marschall lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Marschall life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Marschall in 1957 was 62, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Marschall

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marschall 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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