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Muvany Family History

Muvany Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Mulvany, Mulvaney, Murano, Muzny, Many, Mullany, Mcvay, Meany, Devany

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Where is the Muvany family from?

You can see how Muvany families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Muvany family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 8 Muvany families living in New Jersey. This was 100% of all the recorded Muvany's in USA. New Jersey had the highest population of Muvany families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Muvany surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

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

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Census Records

There are 18 census records available for the last name Muvany. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Muvany census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Muvany. 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 Cards

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

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