Maresh Family History

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Maresh Name Meaning

Americanized form of Czech and Slovak Mareš (see Mares 4).

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

Similar surnames: Mares, Papesh, Yarosh, Malish, Maras, Marek, Mikesh, Fresh, Buresh

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Maresh Family Origin

Where is the Maresh family from?

Maresh Family Occupations

What did your Maresh ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Barber and Cigar Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Maresh. The most common Maresh occupation in the USA was Farmer. 57% of Maresh's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Maresh family was Tinsmith.

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  • Farmer

  • Barber

  • Cigar Maker

  • Tinsmith


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

Maresh Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Maresh. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Maresh 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 359 immigration records available for the last name Maresh. 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 Maresh. For the veterans among your Maresh ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Maresh Life Expectancy

What is the average Maresh lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Maresh life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Maresh in 1951 was 46, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Maresh

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Maresh 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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