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Maran History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms




Early Origins of the Maran family


The surname Maran was first found in Modena (Etruscan: Mutna; Latin: Mutina; Modenese: Mòdna), a city in Emilia capital of the province of Modena. It became Roman in 215 B.C. It was successfully defended by Brutus against Mark Anthony. It changed hands many times between Church and Duchy. In 1859 the inhabitants declared in favour of unity with the Kingdom of Italy. The Ducal Palace is a notable. Rich in art the city has many museums and galleries. But many noted scholars were born there. In those ancient times only persons of rank, the podesta, clergy, city officials, army officers, artists, landowners were entered into the records. To be recorded at this time was in itself a family honor.

Early History of the Maran family


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Another 165 words (12 lines of text) covering the years 1046, 1150, 1260, 1344, 1376, 1390, and 1441 are included under the topic Early Maran History in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.

Maran Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Marano, Maranto, Maurano, Mauritano, Marango and many more.

Early Notables of the Maran family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Maran family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Maran Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • John Maran, who settled in Illinois in 1860
  • Martin Maran, who settled in Philadelphia in 1868

Maran Settlers in Canada in the 17th Century

  • Pierre Maran, who landed in Acadia in 1685

Maran Settlers in New Zealand in the 19th Century

  • Mr. John Maran (Moran), British settler arriving as Detachment of the Royal New Zealand Fencibles travelling from Gravesend aboard the ship "Sir George Symour" arriving in Auckland, New Zealand on 26th November 1847 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    New Zealand Yesteryears Passenger Lists 1800 to 1900 (Retrieved 26th March 2019). Retrieved from http://www.yesteryears.co.nz/shipping/passlist.html
  • Mrs. Mary Maran (Moran), British settler travelling from Gravesend aboard the ship "Sir George Symour" arriving in Auckland, New Zealand on 26th November 1847 [1]CITATION[CLOSE]
    New Zealand Yesteryears Passenger Lists 1800 to 1900 (Retrieved 26th March 2019). Retrieved from http://www.yesteryears.co.nz/shipping/passlist.html

Contemporary Notables of the name Maran (post 1700)


  • Arnold George Dominic Maran (1937-2017), Scottish surgeon and writer, President of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh from 1997 to 2000
  • Pierre Mataly de Maran, French Brigadier General during the French Revolutionary and Napoleonic Wars from 1789 to 1815 [2]CITATION[CLOSE]
    Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, April 16) Pierre Maran. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html

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Citations


  1. ^ New Zealand Yesteryears Passenger Lists 1800 to 1900 (Retrieved 26th March 2019). Retrieved from http://www.yesteryears.co.nz/shipping/passlist.html
  2. ^ Generals Who Served in the French Army during the Period 1789-1815. (Retrieved 2015, April 16) Pierre Maran. Retrieved from http://www.napoleon-series.org/research/c_frenchgenerals.html


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