Marett Family History

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Marett Name Meaning

Probably an altered spelling of Maret.

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

Similar surnames: Marlett, Carnett, Marzette, Marean, Massett, Maren, Marte, Marez

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Marett Family Origin

Where is the Marett family from?

Marett Family Occupations

What did your Marett ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Marett family was Labourer. At School, Boot Maker and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marett. The most common Marett occupation in Canada was At School. 20% of Marett's were At Schools.

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  • At School

  • Boot Maker

  • Clerk

  • Labourer


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

Marett Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 8,000 census records available for the last name Marett. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marett 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 962 immigration records available for the last name Marett. 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 771 military records available for the last name Marett. For the veterans among your Marett ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marett Life Expectancy

What is the average Marett lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Marett life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Marett in 1955 was 55, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Marett

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marett 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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