Mahn Family History

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Mahn Name Meaning

North German: from a medieval short form of Manegold (see Mangold).

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


Similar surnames: Fahn, Kahn, Mann, Mohn, Gahn, Rahn, Mahl, Main, Mahan, Hahn

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Mahn Family Origin

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Mahn Family Occupations

What did your Mahn ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Tailor were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mahn. The most common Mahn occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Mahn's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mahn family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Tailor

    5%
  • Keeping House

    4%

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

Mahn Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Mahn Life Expectancy

What is the average Mahn lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Mahn life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1997. The average life expectancy for Mahn in 1942 was 33, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mahn

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mahn 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.

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