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Where is the Monroe family from?
You can see how Monroe families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Monroe family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Monroe families were found in USA in 1880. In 1911 there were 69 Monroe families living in British Columbia. This was about 25% of all the recorded Monroe's in Canada. British Columbia had the highest population of Monroe families in 1911.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Monroe surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1921, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the Canada named Monroe. 53% of Monroe men worked as a Farmer and 22% of Monroe women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Monroe were Machinist and Farmer. .