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Where is the Martens family from?
You can see how Martens families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Martens family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Martens families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there were 2 Martens families living in New York. This was about 50% of all the recorded Martens's in the USA. New York had the highest population of Martens families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Martens surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Martens. 23% of Martens men worked as a Farmer and 8% of Martens women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Martens were Clerk and Teacher.