Marquez Family History

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Marquez Name Meaning

Spanish (Márquez): patronymic from the personal name Marcos.

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


Similar surnames: Marques, Jaquez, Vasquez, Marquis, Basquez, Martinez, Manriquez

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Marquez Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Marquez name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Marquez. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South

    27%

  • Spain

    19%

  • England & Wales

    15%

  • Portugal

    9%

  • France

    5%

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Marquez Family Origin

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Marquez Family Occupations

What did your Marquez ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marquez. A less common occupation for the Marquez family was Keeping House. The most common Marquez occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Marquez's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    5%

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Marquez Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 65,000 census records available for the last name Marquez. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marquez 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 33,000 immigration records available for the last name Marquez. 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 8,000 military records available for the last name Marquez. For the veterans among your Marquez ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Marquez Life Expectancy

What is the average Marquez lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Marquez life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1950, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Marquez in 1943 was 39, and 68 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Marquez 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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