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Marcos History, Family Crest & Coats of Arms


Origins Available: French , Spanish


The prominent surname Marcos originated in France, a country which has been a dominant presence in world affairs for centuries.The earliest forms of hereditary surnames in France 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. The patronyms were derived from a variety of given names that were of many different origins. The surname Marcos is derived from the ancient Latin personal name Marcus, which indicated that the bearer was a follower of Mars, the Roman god of war and agriculture.


Early Origins of the Marcos family


The surname Marcos was first found in Dauphiny (French: Dauphiné or Dauphiné Viennois), a former province in southeastern France, where they were formerly seated in a village at the base of the Alps, in the valley of Loire.

Early History of the Marcos family


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Marcos Spelling Variations


Spelling variations of this family name include: Marcoux, Marcout, Marcou, Marcoulx, Marcoutte, Marckoux, Marckout, Marckou, Marckoulx, Marckoutte, Markoux, Markout, Markoulx, Markoutte, Markou, Markoe and many more.

Early Notables of the Marcos family (pre 1700)


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Migration of the Marcos family to the New World and Oceana


Some of the first settlers of this family name were:

Marcos Settlers in United States in the 19th Century

  • Francisco Marcos, who arrived in Puerto Rico in 1803 [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)
  • Pedro Marcos, who landed in Peru in 1834 [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)
  • Pero Marcos, who arrived in Peru in 1834 [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)
  • Gabriel Marcos, who landed in Dominican Republic in 1835 [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)
  • Juan Marcos, aged 36, who arrived in New Orleans, La in 1836 [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)
  • ... (More are available in all our PDF Extended History products and printed products wherever possible.)

Contemporary Notables of the name Marcos (post 1700)


  • Imelda R. Marcos (b. 1929), Filipino politician and wife of 10th Philippine President Ferdinand Marcos, often remembered for her collection of 2700 pairs of shoes
  • Ferdinand Emmanuel Edralin Marcos (1917-1989), tenth President of the Philippines from 1965 to 1986
  • Héctor Marcos Timerman (b. 1953), Argentine journalist, politician, human rights activist and diplomat, Argentine Minister of Foreign Relations from 2010 to 2015
  • Marcos José Carvajal (1984-2018), Venezuelan Major League Baseball relief pitcher
  • Marcos Antonio Riveros Krayacich (b. 1988), Paraguayan footballer
  • Marcos A. Devers (b. 1950), American politician, Member of the Massachusetts House of Representatives (2010-), President of the Lawrence, Massachusetts City Council (2002-2004)
  • Marcos Alberto Covarrubias Villaseñor (b. 1967), Mexican politician, Governor of the Mexican state of Baja California Sur (2012-)
  • Marcos Magno Morales Tavares, Brazilian footballer
  • Marcos A. "Turín" Irizarry Pagán (b. 2013), Puerto Rican politician, Mayor of Lajas
  • Marcos Adrián Galarza (b. 1984), Argentine football defender

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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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