Mansour Family History

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Mansour Name Meaning

Muslim: variant spelling of Mansur. Egyptian Arabic: habitational name from the city of Mansoura, in in the Nile Delta. It was named for a battle in 1250 in which the Saracens destroyed a Crusader force, capturing King Louis IX of France and holding him and many of his knights to ransom. Mansouras is also found as a Greek family name; there was a large Greek community in Mansoura until comparatively recently.

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

Similar surnames: Mansur, Mansoor, Massoud, Mansker, Mansir, Manship, Maser, Manser

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Mansour Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Mansour name?

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

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  • Middle East


  • England & Wales


  • Turkey & the Caucasus


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Italy


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Mansour Family Origin

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Mansour Family Occupations

What did your Mansour ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mansour occupation in the USA was Brakeman On R.R.. 100% of Mansour's were Brakeman On R.R.s.

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  • Brakeman On R.R.


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

Mansour Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mansour. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mansour 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Mansour. 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 746 military records available for the last name Mansour. For the veterans among your Mansour ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mansour Life Expectancy

What is the average Mansour lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Mansour life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Mansour in 1953 was 60, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mansour 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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