Manary Family History

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Manary Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Menary, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mac Náradhaigh, described by Woulfe as ‘a rare Ulster surname’.

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

Similar surnames: Mcnary, Manry, Mccary, Canary, Manley, Mahady, Mcnay, Flanary

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Manary Family Origin

Where is the Manary family from?

Manary Family Occupations

What did your Manary ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Glass Cutter and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Manary. The most common Manary occupation in the USA was Farmer. 60% of Manary's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Manary family was Oysterman.

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  • Farmer

  • Glass Cutter

  • Laborer

  • Oysterman


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

Manary Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Manary. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Manary 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 373 immigration records available for the last name Manary. 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 387 military records available for the last name Manary. For the veterans among your Manary ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Manary Life Expectancy

What is the average Manary lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Manary life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1990. The average life expectancy for Manary in 1959 was 59, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Manary

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Manary 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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