Marsland Family History

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Marsland Name Meaning

English (chiefly southern Lancashire): habitational name, probably from some place named as being a boggy place, from Old English mersc ‘marsh’ + land ‘land’. Alternatively, it may be a variant of Markland.

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


Similar surnames: Marland, Markland, Mayland, Moreland, Darland, Hartland, Harland

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Marsland Family Origin

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Marsland Family Occupations

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  • Coal Miner

    4%
  • Farmer

    4%
  • Labourer

    3%
  • Cotton Weaver

    2%

In 1881, Coal Miner, Farmer and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marsland. The most common Marsland occupation in the UK was Coal Miner. 4% of Marsland's were Coal Miners. A less common occupation for the Marsland family was Cotton Weaver.

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Marsland Historical Records

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Marsland Life Expectancy

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