Marbach Family History

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Marbach Name Meaning

German: habitational name from Marbach on the Neckar river, named with Old High German marca ‘boundary’ + bah ‘stream’, ‘creek’.

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

Similar surnames: Harbach, Laubach, Fahrbach, Murbach, Albach, Urbach, March, Kalbach

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Marbach Family Origin

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Marbach Family Occupations

What did your Marbach ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Marbach occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Marbach's were Farmers. Farmer, Farm Laborer and Works On Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marbach. A less common occupation for the Marbach family was Brewer.

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  • Farmer

  • Farm Laborer

  • Works On Farm

  • Brewer


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Marbach Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Marbach. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marbach 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Marbach. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, 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 Marbach. For the veterans among your Marbach ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marbach Life Expectancy

What is the average Marbach lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Marbach life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Marbach in 1957 was 57, and 81 in 2004.

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