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Markus Name Meaning

German, Dutch, and Hungarian (Márkus): from the personal name, from Latin Marcus (see Mark 1). Swedish: variant spelling of Marcus.

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


Similar surnames: Marcus, Marks, Markos, Malkus, Martus, Markes, Martis, Barkus, Mackes

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Markus Family Origin

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Markus Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Feed Store

    5%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Agent For G. F. Foods

    2%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Markus family was Agent For G. F. Foods. The most common Markus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Markus's were Farmers. Farmer, Feed Store and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Markus.

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Markus Historical Records

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Markus Life Expectancy

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