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Origins of the Martinez surname

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About the Martinezes

We have a total number of 5301 records for people with the last name Martinez.

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Where do most Martinezes live?

In 1921, most Martinezes lived in London.


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Interesting facts about Martinezes

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 2,310 records for the Martinez surname. The oldest one dates back to 1871.

Who were Martinezes most likely to marry?

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Garcias

Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Martinezes.

What are the most common Martinez first names?

  • Juan
  • Jose
  • Maria
  • Juana

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Common jobs for Martinezes

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Martinezes in 1921
At Home

102

Servant

43

None

42

Seamstress

42

Nil

34

Common Male occupations for Martinezes in 1921
Farm Hands

667

Semiskilled Chauffeurs And Drivers

252

General Farmers

190

Skilled Occupations In Manufacture Of Electrical Machinery And Accessories

138

Tinsmiths

128

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