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Mcmunn Name Meaning

Scottish (also found in Donegal): Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Gille Mhunna ‘son of the servant of (Saint) Munnu’. This name, which is also found in the form Mundu, from earlier Mo-Fhindu, is a hypocoristic form of Fionntan with the affective prefix mo- ‘my’.

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

Similar surnames: Mcminn, Mcdunn, Munn, Mcconn, Mccann, Mccune, Mcquinn, Mckean

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Where is the Mcmunn family from?

You can see how Mcmunn families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mcmunn family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mcmunn families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1911 there were 23 Mcmunn families living in Manitoba. This was about 70% of all the recorded Mcmunn's in Canada. Manitoba had the highest population of Mcmunn families in 1911.
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What did your Mcmunn ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer was the top reported job for people in the CA named Mcmunn. .

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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

  • Farmer
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Passenger Lists

There are 613 immigration records available for the last name Mcmunn. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Mcmunn. For the veterans among your Mcmunn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mcmunn lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Mcmunn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1982. The average life expectancy for Mcmunn in 1940 was 54, and 71 in 2004.

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