Manas Family History

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Manas Name Meaning

Spanish (Mañas): nickname for a devious person or alternatively for an astute or skillful person, from the plural of Spanish maña ‘trick’, ‘strategem’ (Late Latin mania, a derivative of manus ‘hand’).

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


Similar surnames: Canas, Manos, Matas, Mangas, Canal, Maras, Minas, Janas, Gans, Magas

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Manas Family Origin

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Manas Family Occupations

What did your Manas ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Manas family was Farm Labor. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Manas. The most common Manas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Manas's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    46%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Farm Labor

    8%

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

Manas Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Manas Life Expectancy

What is the average Manas lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Manas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Manas in 1963 was 75, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Manas

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Manas 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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