Moniz Name Meaning

Portuguese: from a patronymic form of the medieval personal name Munho.

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


Similar surnames: Muniz, Monin, Monge, Montz, Monico, Motz, Mont, Munoz, Mona, Toni

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Moniz Family Origin

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Moniz Family Occupations

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  • Hatter

    100%

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In 1880, the most common Moniz occupation in the USA was Hatter. 100% of Moniz's were Hatters.

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Moniz Historical Records

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Moniz Life Expectancy

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Between 1946 and 2004, Moniz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Moniz in 1946 was 43, and 74 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moniz

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