Manville Family History

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Manville Name Meaning

English: variant of Mandeville. French: habitational name from Menville in the Haute-Garonne.

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

Similar surnames: Banville, Mainville, Monville, Carville, Glanville, Granville

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Manville Family Origin

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Manville Family Occupations

What did your Manville ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Manville family was Retired Farmer. Farmer, Laborer and Machinist were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Manville. The most common Manville occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Manville's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Machinist

  • Retired Farmer


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

Manville Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Manville. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Manville 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 Manville. 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 Manville. For the veterans among your Manville ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Manville Life Expectancy

What is the average Manville lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Manville life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Manville in 1940 was 39, and 74 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Manville

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Manville 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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