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Manning Name Meaning

English: patronymic from Mann 1 and 2. Irish: adopted as an English equivalent of Gaelic Ó Mainnín ‘descendant of Mainnín’, probably an assimilated form of Mainchín, a diminutive of manach ‘monk’. This is the name of a chieftain family in Connacht. It is sometimes pronounced Ó Maingín and Anglicized as Mangan.

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


Similar surnames: Lanning, Canning, Mannings, Kanning, Janning, Fannin, Dunning

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Manning Family Origin

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Manning Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    32%
  • Labourer

    5%
  • School

    3%
  • Going To School

    3%

In 1881, Farmer, Labourer and School were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Manning. A less common occupation for the Manning family was Going To School. The most common Manning occupation in Canada was Farmer. 32% of Manning's were Farmers.

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