Maran Name Meaning

French and Romanian (Maran): topographic name from an adjective derived from Latin marinus ‘marine’, ‘maritime’. Alternatively, it is said by some authorities to be an altered form of the element maren(c), which occurs in the word cormoran ‘cormorant’, from Latin corvus marinus ‘sea raven’.

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


Similar surnames: Marin, Maron, Marian, Maren, Maras, Mahan, Haran, Maraj, Mars, Baran

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Maran Family Origin

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Maran Family Occupations

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  • Emff De Manifactor

    30%
  • Cultivateur

    20%
  • Engage

    20%
  • Farmer

    10%

In 1881, Emff De Manifactor, Cultivateur and Engage were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maran. A less common occupation for the Maran family was Farmer. The most common Maran occupation in Canada was Emff De Manifactor. 30% of Maran's were Emff De Manifactors.

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Between 1958 and 2004, Maran life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Maran in 1958 was 76, and 84 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maran

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