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Martyn Name Meaning

English and Dutch: variant spelling of Martin 1. Ukrainian: from the personal name Martyn (see Martin).

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


Similar surnames: Martin, Marton, Marty, Martins, Morton, Marten, Marte, Martel, Hartin

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Martyn Family Origin

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Martyn Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Miller

    18%
  • Blksmith App

    6%
  • Carpenter

    6%

In 1881, the most common Martyn occupation in Canada was Farmer. 35% of Martyn's were Farmers. Farmer, Miller and Blksmith App were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Martyn. A less common occupation for the Martyn family was Carpenter.

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Martyn Historical Records

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Martyn Life Expectancy

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