Manso Family History

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Manso Name Meaning

Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian: nickname for a mild, inoffensive person, from manso ‘tame’, ‘docile’ (Late Latin mansus, classical Latin mansuetus ‘tamed’, literally ‘accustomed to the hand’).

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


Similar surnames: Manzo, Manco, Marco, Manno, Manko, Masso, Mansi, Mano, Cano, Canto

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Manso Family Origin

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Manso Family Occupations

What did your Manso ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Manso occupation in the USA was Cigar Maker. 20% of Manso's were Cigar Makers. Cigar Maker, Dry Good Merchant and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Manso. A less common occupation for the Manso family was Farmer.

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  • Cigar Maker

    20%
  • Dry Good Merchant

    20%
  • Farm Laborer

    20%
  • Farmer

    20%

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

Manso Historical Records

What Manso family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Manso. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Manso census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Manso

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Manso. 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 Manso. For the veterans among your Manso ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Manso Life Expectancy

What is the average Manso lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Manso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Manso in 1963 was 71, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Manso

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Manso 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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