Mart Family History

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Mart Name Meaning

English: from an early Middle English personal name, Mert or Mart, or perhaps a nickname from Old English mearð ‘(pine) marten’. German (Alsace-Lorraine): from a short form of Martin.

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

Similar surnames: Mark, Hart, Mort, Martz, Mar, Bart, Marti, Smart, Cart, Mara

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Mart Family Origin

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Mart Family Occupations

What did your Mart ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Works On Farm


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

Mart Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 30,000 census records available for the last name Mart. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mart 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Mart. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Mart. For the veterans among your Mart ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mart Life Expectancy

What is the average Mart lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Mart life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Mart in 1955 was 47, and 65 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mart 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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