Marcos Family History

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Marcos Name Meaning

Spanish and Portuguese: from the personal name Marcos (see Mark 1).

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


Similar surnames: Marco, Marcus, Markos, Marcon, Martos, Baros, Marcia, Morcos, Arcos

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Marcos Family Origin

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Marcos Family Occupations

What did your Marcos ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Fisherman were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Marcos. 47% of Marcos men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Marcos women worked as a Fisherman. Some less common occupations for Americans named Marcos were Fireman and Teacher

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
    47%
  • Electrician
    8%
  • Farmers Son
    8%
  • Fireman
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Fisherman
    34%
  • None Farmer
    34%
  • Teacher
    34%

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

Marcos Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Marcos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marcos 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 6,000 immigration records available for the last name Marcos. 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 829 military records available for the last name Marcos. For the veterans among your Marcos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marcos Life Expectancy

What is the average Marcos lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Marcos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1949, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Marcos in 1942 was 37, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Marcos

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marcos 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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