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Muniz Family History

Muniz Name Meaning
Galician, Asturian-Leonese, and Spanish (Muñiz): patronymic from the old personal name Muño (see Munoz).Portuguese: variant of Moniz.

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

194,857 Historical Documents with Muniz on Ancestry.com
121,813 Birth, Marriage, and Deaths
3,692 Military Records
10,749 Immigration Records
33,993 Census and Voter Lists
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Name Distribution of Muniz Families

  • Number of Muniz families
     43 - 83
     15 - 42
     1 - 14
     
    from the 1920 US Federal Census Data
  • Sorry, we couldn't find geographic distribution information for the Muniz last name
    from the 1891 England and Wales Census Data
  • Number of Muniz families
     3 - 3
     2 - 2
     1
     
    from the 1891 Scotland Census Data

Muniz census records

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Muniz Family Origin

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The information for this chart came from the U.S. Immigration Collection at Ancestry.com. You can find out where the majority of the Muniz families were living before they immigrated to the U.S and learn where to focus your search for foreign records.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival, and destination.

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Muniz Immigration Information

from the New York Passenger Lists

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You can find out when most of the Muniz families immigrated to the United States. You can focus your search to immigration records dating from that era.

Immigration records can tell you an ancestor's name, ship name, port of departure, port of arrival and destination.

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Average Life Expectancy for Muniz

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family.

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Muniz Family Occupations

from 1880 Federal Census Data

Muniz census records

Census records can offer a lot of little known facts about your Muniz ancestors, such as occupation.

Occupation can tell you about your ancestors' social status and economic status.

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Muniz Civil War Service Records

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You can find out if your ancestors came primarily from the North of the South.

Military records can tell you an ancestor's birthplace, occupation, and even physical description.

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