Merten Family History

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Merten Name Meaning

North German and Dutch: from a variant of the personal name Martin.

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


Similar surnames: Mertens, Mertes, Marten, Gerten, Martyn, Mente, Mertel, Mergen

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Merten Family Origin

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Merten Family Occupations

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  • Carpenter

    50%
  • Warehouse Assistant

    50%

In 1881, Carpenter and Warehouse Assistant were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Merten. The most common Merten occupation in the UK was Carpenter. 50% of Merten's were Carpenters.

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Merten Historical Records

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Merten Life Expectancy

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Famous Merten Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)

Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
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