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Marzano Family History

Marzano Name Meaning

Italian (southern): habitational name from either of two places in Campania: Marzano Appio in Caserta province or Marzano di Nola in Avellino province.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Marano, Manzano, Varano, Carano, Marzan, Canzano, Salzano, Carrano

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Where is the Marzano family from?

You can see how Marzano families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Marzano family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1891 and 1920. The most Marzano families were found in USA in 1920. In 1920 there were 20 Marzano families living in New York. This was about 20% of all the recorded Marzano's in USA. New York had the highest population of Marzano families in 1920.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Marzano surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Marzano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Seamstress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Marzano. 40% of Marzano men worked as a Laborer and 17% of Marzano women worked as a Seamstress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Marzano were New Worker and Typist. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    40%
  • Truck Driver
    13%
  • Clerk
    7%
  • New Worker
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Seamstress
    17%
  • Operator
    17%
  • Laborer
    11%
  • Typist
    11%
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Marzano. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Marzano. For the veterans among your Marzano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Marzano lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Marzano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Marzano in 1949 was 31, and 76 in 2004.

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