Manor Family History

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Manor Name Meaning

Jewish (Israeli): modern Hebrew name meaning ‘loom’. English: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Mayor, Major, Mano, Sanor, Maynor, Minor, Mentor, Mantor, Manos

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Manor Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Manor name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Manor. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • France


  • Germanic Europe


  • Norway


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Manor Family Origin

Where is the Manor family from?

Manor Family Occupations

What did your Manor ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Manor occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Manor's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farming were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Manor. A less common occupation for the Manor family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Farming

  • Keeping House


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

Manor Historical Records

What Manor family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Manor. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Manor 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Manor. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Manor. For the veterans among your Manor ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Manor Life Expectancy

What is the average Manor lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Manor life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Manor in 1950 was 45, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Manor 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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