St. Martin Family History

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St. Martin Name Meaning

French: habitational name from any of the numerous places so called in France and Belgium, named with a religious dedication to St. Martin. As a secondary surname, it is associated with, amongst others, such French surnames as Boucher, Breton, Champagne, and Tavernier.

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

Similar surnames: St. Marie, St. Aubin, San Martin, Ste. Marie, St. Germain

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St. Martin Family Origin

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St. Martin Family Occupations

What did your St. Martin ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common St. Martin occupation in the USA was Farmer. 26% of St. Martin's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Brick Yards were the top 3 reported jobs worked by St. Martin. A less common occupation for the St. Martin family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Brick Yards

  • Keeping House


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St. Martin Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name St. Martin. Like a window into their day-to-day life, St. Martin census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name St. Martin. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name St. Martin. For the veterans among your St. Martin ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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St. Martin Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your St. Martin ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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