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Marty Family History

Marty Name Meaning

South German, Swiss German, southern French, and English: from the personal name Marty, a pet form of Martin.

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


Similar surnames: Marti, Martz, Mart, Martyn, Harty, Marte, Matti, Marcy, Darty, Marth

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Where is the Marty family from?

You can see how Marty families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Marty family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Marty families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 16 Marty families living in Ontario. This was about 40% of all the recorded Marty's in Canada. Ontario had the highest population of Marty families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Marty surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Marty ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Marty. 62% of Marty men worked as a Farmer.

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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

  • Farmer
    62%
  • Carpenter
    24%
  • Merchant
    16%

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Operator
    100%
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Census Records

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Marty. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Marty 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 5,000 immigration records available for the last name Marty. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Marty. For the veterans among your Marty ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Marty lifespan?

Between 1949 and 2004, in the United States, Marty life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Marty in 1949 was 60, and 79 in 2004.

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