Type Surname (from nickname & from occupation)
Meaning & History
From the Italian title marchese meaning "marquis". It was probably a nickname for a person who behaved like a marquis or worked in the household of a marquis.
|6/13/2019, 12:17:07 AM||Mike C||update #104|
|5/30/2011, 5:41:55 PM||Mike C||earliest recorded revision|