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Mantle Family History

Mantle Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Mantel 1. Americanized spelling of German Mantel.

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


Similar surnames: Antle, Mangle, Pantle, Bentle, Randle, Mandle, Mantell, Marte, Mantel

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Where is the Mantle family from?

You can see how Mantle families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mantle family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mantle families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1840 there were 7 Mantle families living in Ohio. This was about 37% of all the recorded Mantle's in USA. Ohio had the highest population of Mantle families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Mantle surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Mantle ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Mantle. 19% of Mantle men worked as a Farmer and 21% of Mantle women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mantle were Farming and Teacher. .

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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

  • Farmer
    19%
  • Laborer
    10%
  • Truck Driver
    8%
  • Farming
    6%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Stenographer
    21%
  • Housewife
    19%
  • Housework
    12%
  • Teacher
    12%
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Census Records

There are 33,000 census records available for the last name Mantle. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mantle 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Mantle. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Mantle. For the veterans among your Mantle ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mantle lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Mantle life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1975. The average life expectancy for Mantle in 1947 was 47, and 81 in 2004.

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