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Marston Name Meaning

English: habitational name from any of the numerous places so called, of which there are examples in at least sixteen counties. All get their names from Old English mersc ‘marsh’ + tun ‘enclosure’, ‘settlement’.

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


Similar surnames: Harston, Marton, Easton, Marson, Muston, Morton, Murton, Martin

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Marston Family Origin

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Marston Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    7%
  • Agricultural Labourer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    3%
  • Labourer

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Agricultural Labourer and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marston. The most common Marston occupation in the UK was Farmer. 7% of Marston's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Marston family was Labourer.

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Marston Historical Records

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Marston Life Expectancy

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Famous Marston Family

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John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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