Menn Family History

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Menn Name Meaning

German: variant of Mein. Breton: nickname from menn ‘kid’, ‘young goat’, perhaps denoting an agile person.

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

Similar surnames: Henn, Penn, Mein, Mann, Meyn, Menz, Venn, Meng, Menne, Monn

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Menn Family Origin

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Menn Family Occupations

What did your Menn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Menn family was Baker. The most common Menn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Menn's were Farmers. Farmer, Carpenter and Painter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Menn.

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  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Painter

  • Baker


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

Menn Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Menn. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Menn 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Menn. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Menn. For the veterans among your Menn ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Menn Life Expectancy

What is the average Menn lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Menn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Menn in 1957 was 54, and 72 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Menn 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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