Malenfant Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GET STARTED

Malenfant Name Meaning

French: nickname from the old adjective mal ‘bad’ + enfant ‘child’.

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


Similar surnames: Bonenfant, Malan, Malena, Pleasant, Magnant, Lafontant, Valentine

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Malenfant Family Origin

Where is the Malenfant family from?

Malenfant Family Occupations

What did your Malenfant ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Cultivateur, Journalier and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Malenfant. The most common Malenfant occupation in Canada was Cultivateur. 38% of Malenfant's were Cultivateurs. A less common occupation for the Malenfant family was Going To School.

View Census data for Malenfant | Data not to scale

  • Cultivateur

    38%
  • Journalier

    11%
  • Farmer

    10%
  • Going To School

    9%

Canada shown, United States data unavailable

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

Malenfant Historical Records

What Malenfant family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Malenfant. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Malenfant census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Malenfant

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Malenfant. 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.

View all Malenfant immigration records

Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Malenfant. For the veterans among your Malenfant ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Malenfant military records

You've only scratched the surface of Malenfant family history.

Malenfant Life Expectancy

What is the average Malenfant lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Malenfant life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Malenfant in 1953 was 56, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Malenfant

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Malenfant 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 Malenfant Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Look up another name