Manx Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

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Manx Family Origin

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Manx Family Occupations

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  • Factory Hand

    33%
  • House Keeper

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Manx family was Laborer. Factory Hand and House Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Manx. The most common Manx occupation in the USA was Factory Hand. 33% of Manx's were Factory Hands.

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Manx Life Expectancy

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