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Mannan Name Meaning

Muslim: from a personal name based on Arabic mannan ‘benevolent’, ‘bountiful’. Al-Mannan ‘the Bountiful’ is an attribute of Allah, and this name is found in combinations such as ?Abd-ul Mannan ‘servant of the Bountiful’. This is a common name in Bangladesh, Pakistan, and India. Indian (Tamil Nadu): Hindu name meaning ‘king’ in Tamil. It is found as a personal name in India, but is also used as a family name in the U.S. among families from Tamil Nadu.

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


Similar surnames: Mann, Manna, Hannan, Manne, Cannon, Mangan, Kanaan, Magnan, Annan

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You can see how Mannan families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mannan family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mannan families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 9 Mannan families living in Quebec. This was about 50% of all the recorded Mannan's in Canada. Quebec had the highest population of Mannan families in 1911.
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What did your Mannan ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Carpenter was the top reported job for people in the CA named Mannan. .

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

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Carpenter
    100%
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Census Records

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

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Passenger Lists

There are 580 immigration records available for the last name Mannan. 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 Cards

There are 710 military records available for the last name Mannan. For the veterans among your Mannan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mannan lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Mannan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Mannan in 1940 was 29, and 82 in 2004.

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