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Marian Family History

Marian Name Meaning

Romanian and Polish: from the male personal name Marian from Latin Marianus (see Mariano ). German: variant of Marien . English (northern): variant of Marion French: variant of Marien

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Marin, Marien, Maran, Mariano, Maria, Marion, Mariani, Marzan, Markin

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Where is the Marian family from?

You can see how Marian families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Marian family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Marian families were found in USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 13 Marian families living in Saskatchewan. This was about 41% of all the recorded Marian's in Canada. Saskatchewan had the highest population of Marian families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Marian surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Marian ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur and Spinner were the top reported jobs for men and women in the Canada named Marian. 28% of Marian men worked as a Cultivateur and 100% of Marian women worked as a Spinner. .

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

Top Male Occupations In 1921

  • Cultivateur
  • Journalier
  • Farmer
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations In 1921

  • Spinner
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Census Records

There are 12,000 census records available for the last name Marian. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marian census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Marian. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Marian. For the veterans among your Marian ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Marian lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Marian life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Marian in 1947 was 56, and 78 in 2004.

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