Marcil Family History

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Marcil Name Meaning

French: from the personal name, a vernacular form of Latin Marcilius.

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


Similar surnames: Marcin, Marcia, Marcel, Marcial, Martel, Marvel, Marie, Martie, March

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Marcil Family Origin

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Marcil Family Occupations

What did your Marcil ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Marcil family was Laboureur. The most common Marcil occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 22% of Marcil's were Cultivateurs. Cultivateur, Journalier and Domestique were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marcil.

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  • Cultivateur

    22%
  • Journalier

    8%
  • Domestique

    5%
  • Laboureur

    5%

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

Marcil Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Marcil. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marcil 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 986 immigration records available for the last name Marcil. 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 761 military records available for the last name Marcil. For the veterans among your Marcil ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marcil Life Expectancy

What is the average Marcil lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Marcil life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Marcil in 1957 was 40, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Marcil

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marcil 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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