Mani Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Mani Name Meaning

Indian (southern states): reduced form of Subramanian. Indian (Kerala): among Christians from Kerala, a pet form of Emmanuel. It is only a given name in Kerala, but in the U.S. used as a family name among people from Kerala.

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

Similar surnames: Muni, Maki, Sani, Mari, Manis, Manz, Hari, Mann, Mand, Tani

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Mani Family Origin

Where is the Mani family from?

Mani Family Occupations

What did your Mani ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Hunter and Laborer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Mani. The most common Mani occupation in Canada was Hunter. 33% of Mani's were Hunters. A less common occupation for the Mani family was Sailor.

View Census data for Mani | Data not to scale

  • Hunter

  • Laborer

  • Sailor


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Mani ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Mani Historical Records

What Mani family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mani. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mani census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Mani

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mani. 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.

View all Mani immigration records

Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Mani. For the veterans among your Mani ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Mani military records

You've only scratched the surface of Mani family history.

Mani Life Expectancy

What is the average Mani lifespan?

Between 1965 and 2003, in the United States, Mani life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1973. The average life expectancy for Mani in 1965 was 80, and 69 in 2003.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mani

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mani 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.

Famous Mani Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name