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Marina History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms


Origins Available: Italian, Spanish


The earliest forms of hereditary surnames in Spain were the patronymic surnames, which are derived from the father's given name, and metronymic surnames, which are derived from the mother's given name. Similar to many Spanish patronymic names, the distinguished surname Marina is a proud sign of a rich and ancient ancestry. The name Marina was originally derived from the French given name Marin, which was itself derived from the Latin given name Marinus. The French given name Marin was an occupational name for a sailor.

Early Origins of the Marina family


The surname Marina was first found in Castile, prominent among the Christian kingdoms of medieval Spain.

Early History of the Marina family


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Marina Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Marín, Marin, Marino, Mariño and others.

Early Notables of the Marina family (pre 1700)


Prominent among members of the family José Marín (ca. 1619-1699), a Spanish Baroque harpist, guitarist and composer noted for his secular songs, tonos humanos; seventeenth century Governor of Chile Tomás Marín de Poveda; eighteenth...
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Migration of the Marina family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Marina Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Ramon Marina, aged 60, who landed in New Orleans, La in 1837 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)
  • Rionido Santa Marina, aged 29, who arrived in New Orleans, La in 1852 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

Contemporary Notables of the name Marina (post 1700)


  • Carmen Marina Torres (1956-2015), Colombian actress, best known for her work in Zorro, La Espada y la Rosa, La Tormenta and Telemundo's El Clon
  • Marina Lavrentievna Popovich (1931-2017), Soviet Air Force colonel, engineer, and legendary Soviet test pilot, holder of 107 aviation world records
  • Marina Garcia Marmolejo (b. 1971), born Marina Garcia, Mexican-born, American jurist, Judge of the United States District Court for the Southern District of Texas (2011-)
  • Marina Rossell (b. 1954), Spanish Catalan singer
  • Marina Person (b. 1969), Brazilian actress, filmmaker and former MTV VJ
  • Marina Arzola (1939-1976), Puerto Rican Spanish-language poets
  • Marina Colasanti (b. 1937), Brazilian writer, translator and journalist
  • Marina Berti (1924-2002), born Elena Maureen Bertolini, an English-born Italian film actress
  • Marina Pierro (b. 1960), Italian actress, best known for her roles in horror films
  • Marina Schuck, German Olympic sprint canoer

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Citations


  1. ^ Filby, P. William, Meyer, Mary K., Passenger and immigration lists index : a guide to published arrival records of about 500,000 passengers who came to the United States and Canada in the seventeenth, eighteenth, and nineteenth centuries. 1982-1985 Cumulated Supplements in Four Volumes Detroit, Mich. : Gale Research Co., 1985, Print (ISBN 0-8103-1795-8)

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