Manahan Family History

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Manahan Name Meaning

Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Mainchín (see Monahan).

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

Similar surnames: Hanahan, Monahan, Banahan, Murnahan, Hanrahan, Hanavan, Carnahan

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Manahan Family Origin

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Manahan Family Occupations

What did your Manahan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Laborer, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Manahan. The most common Manahan occupation in the USA was Laborer. 20% of Manahan's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Manahan family was Carpenter.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Manahan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Manahan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Manahan 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Manahan. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Manahan. For the veterans among your Manahan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Manahan Life Expectancy

What is the average Manahan lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Manahan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Manahan in 1955 was 48, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Manahan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Manahan 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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