Marois Family History

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Marois Name Meaning

French (Normandy and Picardy): topographic name from Old French mareis, marois ‘marshy ground’.

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


Similar surnames: Valois, Maris, Harnois, Marquis, Garis, Mars, Marti, Marie, Marcin

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Marois Family Origin

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Marois Family Occupations

What did your Marois ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Cultivateur and Couturire were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Marois. 20% of Marois men worked as a Cultivateur and 12% of Marois women worked as a Couturire. Some less common occupations for Americans named Marois were Menuisier and Student

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Cultivateur
    20%
  • Journalier
    18%
  • Labourer
    4%
  • Menuisier
    4%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Couturire
    12%
  • Cultivateur
    12%
  • Cobbeur
    8%
  • Student
    8%

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

Marois Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Marois. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marois 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 673 immigration records available for the last name Marois. 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 812 military records available for the last name Marois. For the veterans among your Marois ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marois Life Expectancy

What is the average Marois lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Marois life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Marois in 1955 was 45, and 72 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Marois

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marois 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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