Manges Family History

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Manges Name Meaning

Variant of German Menges. This name is also recorded in Britain in the late 19th century. It may be a variant of Scottish Menzies, of which the traditional pronunciation is Mingies.

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

Similar surnames: Minges, Manger, Manes, Mannes, Mander, Mages, Manners, Menges, Mauger

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Manges Family Origin

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Manges Family Occupations

What did your Manges ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Manges family was Blasterer. The most common Manges occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Manges's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Manges.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Blacksmith

  • Blasterer


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

Manges Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Manges. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Manges 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 411 immigration records available for the last name Manges. 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 Manges. For the veterans among your Manges ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Manges Life Expectancy

What is the average Manges lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Manges life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Manges in 1941 was 38, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Manges

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Manges 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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