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Mannon Name Meaning

French: from a Germanic personal name (see Mann 2), with the Old French oblique case ending.

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


Similar surnames: Magnon, Manton, Cannon, Manno, Manson, Mannen, Macon, Gannon, Mannan

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Where is the Mannon family from?

You can see how Mannon families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mannon family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mannon families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 5 Mannon families living in Ohio. This was about 18% of all the recorded Mannon's in the USA. Ohio had the highest population of Mannon families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mannon surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mannon ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Mannon. 27% of Mannon men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Mannon women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mannon were Farm Laborer and Housekeeper.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    27%
  • Farmer
    21%
  • Salesman
    5%
  • Farm Laborer
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    25%
  • Maid
    13%
  • Waitress
    10%
  • Housekeeper
    10%
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Census Records

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Mannon. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mannon census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mannon. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Mannon. For the veterans among your Mannon ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mannon lifespan?

Between 1944 and 2004, in the United States, Mannon life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Mannon in 1944 was 31, and 69 in 2004.

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