Marta Name Meaning

Spanish, Portuguese, and Catalan: from marta ‘marten’. Slavic and Hungarian (Márta): from the female personal name which appears in the New Testament as Martha (Aramaic Marta ‘lady’), borne by the sister of Lazarus and Mary (of Bethany).

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


Similar surnames: Martha, Maria, Mata, Marti, Merta, Malta, Mara, Barta, Mart, Marty

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Marta Family Origin

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Marta Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    33%
  • At Home

    17%
  • Keeping House

    17%
  • Quartz Miner

    17%

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Marta family was Quartz Miner. The most common Marta occupation in the USA was Laborer. 33% of Marta's were Laborers. Laborer, At Home and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Marta.

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Marta Historical Records

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Marta Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1942 and 2004, Marta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Marta in 1942 was 36, and 75 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Marta

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