Magnant Family History

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Magnant Name Meaning

Southern French: variant of Magnan 2.

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


Similar surnames: Magnano, Magnan, Fagnant, Magnon, Canant, Magnin, Magat, Maggart

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Magnant Family Origin

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Magnant Family Occupations

What did your Magnant ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Teamster and Works In Wollen Mill were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Magnant. The most common Magnant occupation in the USA was Teamster. 50% of Magnant's were Teamsters.

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  • Teamster

    50%
  • Works In Wollen Mill

    50%

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

Magnant Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Magnant. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Magnant 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 Magnant. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, 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 Magnant. For the veterans among your Magnant ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Magnant Life Expectancy

What is the average Magnant lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Magnant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Magnant in 1960 was 39, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Magnant

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Magnant 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.

Famous Magnant Family

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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
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