Manco Family History

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Manco Name Meaning

Southern Italian, Spanish, and Portuguese: nickname from manco, originally meaning ‘one-armed’, ‘maimed’ (Latin mancus ‘one-armed’, ‘defective’, ‘maimed’). In Italian this is a descriptive epithet for a left-handed person.

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

Similar surnames: Manso, Manca, Mango, Marco, Vasco, Mallo, Manzo, Manno, Mano, Manko

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Manco Family Origin

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Manco Family Occupations

What did your Manco ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Manco occupation in the USA was Barber. 20% of Manco's were Barbers. A less common occupation for the Manco family was Farmer. Barber, Char Woman and Clothier were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Manco.

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  • Barber

  • Char Woman

  • Clothier

  • Farmer


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

Manco Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Manco. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Manco 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 898 immigration records available for the last name Manco. 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 820 military records available for the last name Manco. For the veterans among your Manco ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Manco Life Expectancy

What is the average Manco lifespan?

Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Manco life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1984, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Manco in 1955 was 50, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Manco

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Manco 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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