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Martel Surname History

Charles Martel fought a war to save Europe from Muslim incursion for Christianity. The French people were so grateful to him they wanted
To make him king. He refused to be called a
King but became a leader to them. His grand son Charlemagne, readily accepted the throne. There is a small town in France named Martel.

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Martel Country of Origin, Nationality, & Ethnicity

France and England

Martel Meaning & Etymology

The hammer

Martel Life Expectancy

According to our database of 2,908 people with the last name Martel that have a birth and death date listed:

Life Expectancy

71.2
years

Most Common Martel First Names

According to our database of 7,980 people with the last name Martel that have a first name listed, these are the most common first names:

  • Marie 6.0%
  • Jean 4.9%
  • Joseph 3.8%
  • Louis 2.2%
  • Pierre 1.9%
  • Charles 1.7%
  • Jeanne 1.5%
  • François 1.5%
  • Antoine 1.4%
  • Claude 1.3%
  • Paul 1.0%
  • Willem 0.9%
  • Mary 0.8%
  • Robert 0.8%
  • Augustin 0.8%
  • Françoise 0.8%
  • Raymond 0.8%
  • John 0.8%
  • Maurice 0.7%
  • Arthur 0.6%
  • Catherine 0.6%
  • Albert 0.6%
  • George 0.6%
  • Marguerite 0.6%
  • Henry 0.6%
  • Jacques 0.6%
  • Claudine 0.5%
  • Anne 0.5%
  • Ernest 0.5%
  • Victor 0.5%
  • Jules 0.5%
  • Leo 0.5%
  • Elisabeth 0.5%
  • Edward 0.5%
  • Frans 0.5%
  • Richard 0.5%
  • Henri 0.5%
  • Benoit 0.4%
  • Emile 0.4%
  • Auguste 0.4%
  • Elizabeth 0.4%
  • Alice 0.4%
  • Maria 0.4%
  • Alfred 0.4%
  • Roger 0.4%
  • Rose 0.4%
  • William 0.4%
  • Wilfred 0.4%
  • James 0.4%
  • Thomas 0.4%

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