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Marten Family Origin

Where is the Marten family from?

Marten Family Occupations

What did your Marten ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marten. A less common occupation for the Marten family was Farming. The most common Marten occupation in the USA was Farmer. 39% of Marten's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    39%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Farming

    5%

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

Marten Historical Records

What Marten family records will you find?

Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Marten

Passenger List

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

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You've only scratched the surface of Marten family history.

Marten Life Expectancy

What is the average Marten lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Marten life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Marten in 1955 was 66, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Marten

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marten 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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