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Marshal Name Meaning

Variant spelling of English and Scottish Marshall or German Marschall.

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


Similar surnames: Marshall, Parshall, Martell, Hanshaw, Marschel, Marschall, Harsha

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Marshal Family Origin

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Marshal Family Occupations

What did your Marshal ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Marshal family was Farming. The most common Marshal occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Marshal's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marshal.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Marshal Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Marshal Life Expectancy

What is the average Marshal lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Marshal life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2002, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Marshal in 1953 was 53, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marshal 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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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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