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Marines Name Meaning

Catalan and Asturian-Leonese: habitational name from any of several towns called Marines, in Valencia and Asturies.

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

Similar surnames: Mariner, Marine, Maine, Mares, Marina, Marney, Caines, Barnes, Maines

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Marines Family Origin

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Marines Family Occupations

What did your Marines ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Proprietor were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Marines. 26% of Marines men worked as a Laborer and 9% of Marines women worked as a Proprietor. Some less common occupations for Americans named Marines were Manager and Beantician

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Carpenter
  • Clerk
  • Manager

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Proprietor
  • Teacher
  • Asser Bler
  • Beantician

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

Marines Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Marines. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marines 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Marines. 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 11,000 military records available for the last name Marines. For the veterans among your Marines ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marines Life Expectancy

What is the average Marines lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Marines life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Marines in 1962 was 66, and 78 in 2004.

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