Mainville Family History

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Mainville Name Meaning

French: habitational name from any of several places so called, in Aisne, Essonne, Loiret, and Moselle.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Rainville, Manville, Banville, Linville, Darville, Mandeville

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Mainville Family Origin

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Mainville Family Occupations

What did your Mainville ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Pcheur and Commis were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Mainville. 12% of Mainville men worked as a Pcheur and 11% of Mainville women worked as a Commis. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mainville were Farmer and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Pcheur
  • Journalier
  • Cultivateur
  • Farmer

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Commis
  • Couturire
  • Colire
  • Housekeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Mainville Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 10,000 census records available for the last name Mainville. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mainville census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 666 immigration records available for the last name Mainville. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 772 military records available for the last name Mainville. For the veterans among your Mainville ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mainville Life Expectancy

What is the average Mainville lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Mainville life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1966. The average life expectancy for Mainville in 1950 was 73, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mainville

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mainville ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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