Manly Family History

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Manly Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Manley.

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

Similar surnames: Hanly, Mally, Marlo, Hanny, Mandy, Manley, Manny, Mandt, Matney

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Manly Family Origin

Where is the Manly family from?

Manly Family Occupations

What did your Manly ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Manly occupation in Canada was Farmer. 37% of Manly's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Manly family was School. Farmer, Laborer and Chair Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Manly.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Chair Maker

  • School


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

Manly Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 40,000 census records available for the last name Manly. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Manly 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Manly. 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 5,000 military records available for the last name Manly. For the veterans among your Manly ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Manly Life Expectancy

What is the average Manly lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Manly life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Manly in 1954 was 54, and 75 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Manly

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Manly 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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