was O Maolruanaidh, which means descendant of Ruanaidh or descendant of Rooney.
since ancient times.
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Individual scribes in the Ireland
during the Middle Ages would often record a person's name various ways. How the name was recorded depended on what that particular scribe believed the proper spelling for the name pronounced to him was. Spelling variations
revealed in the search for the origin of the Marone family name include Moroney, Mulroney, Maroney, Morooney, Mulrooney, Mullrooney, Marooney and many more.
began to immigrate to British North America and the United States in the 18th century, but the greatest influx of Irish immigrants came during the Great Potato Famine
of the late 1840s. The earlier settlers came to North America after a great deal of consideration and by paying relatively high fees for their passage. These settlers were primarily drawn by the promise of land. Those later settlers that came during the 1840's were trying to escape the conditions of poverty, starvation, disease, and death that had stricken Ireland
. Due to the enormity of their numbers and the late date of their arrival, these immigrants primarily became hired laborers instead of homesteading settlers like their predecessors. An exhaustive search of immigration and passenger lists has revealed many Irish immigrants North America bearing the name Marone:
Marone Settlers in United States in the 18th Century
- Jean Marone, who settled in Virginia in 1700
Marone Settlers in United States in the 19th Century
- Frederick Marone, who settled in Indiana sometime between 1860 and 1896
- Patrick Marone, who arrived in Philadelphia in 1862
- Giusippe M. Marone, who arrived in America in 1872
Marone Settlers in United States in the 20th Century
- Julius Marone, who arrived in Indiana in 1918