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Martin Genealogy & History

Martin derives from "Mars," the Roman god of war and fertility, with 200 variations throughout Europe dating back to the 1100s.In Old English the name can also mean "settlement by a lake".The French Saint Martin was responsible for the increased popularity of this name in the 1300s.Martin family history includes many variations: Polish Marcin, Spanish Martinez, Italian Martini, Dutch and German Martens, Scandinavian Martinsson, Russian and Bulgarian Martinev, and many others.It has also been co-opted in Martin genealogy as a given name, such as Martin Luther and Martin Luther King. The family motto is "sure and steadfast."


Martin Birth Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
1Earl Martin-- --, 1917June 13,2006TX
A Austin Martin-- --, 1918December 3,1991MA
B Dudley Martin-- --, 1926February 12,2005VA
Christopher Martin-- --, 1921July 10,2010NY

Martin Death Records

NameBirth DateDeath DateLocation
D Allen Martin-- --, 1913September 7,1991Independence,MO
E Adelaide Martin-- --, 1919February 14,2005Elmore,OH
F Breaux Martin-- --, 1912May ,1986Toledo,OH
G Arlyn Martin-- --, 1928February 11,2001Luzerne,IA

Martin Marriage Records

NameSpouseMarriage DateLocation
Curman MartinLillian NipperDecember 23,1933Wake, NC
Reed MartinLucie BeanSeptember 21,1920Wake, NC
James MartinDorothy NipperSeptember 30,1933Wake, NC
Marvin MartinEstelle DanielsDecember 23,1933Wake, NC

Most Common Surnames After Martin

13th: Thompson14th: Thomas
15th: White16th: Clark
17th: Harris18th: Jackson
19th: Lee20th: Lewis
21st: Hall22nd: Walker

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