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Many Name Meaning

French: habitational name from Masny in Nord or Many in Moselle. Variant of Irish Maney.

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

Similar surnames: May, Meny, Mary, Manny, Man, Mady, Bane, Manry, Maney, Meany

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Many Family Origin

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Many Family Occupations

What did your Many ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Many. The most common Many occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Many's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Many family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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

Many Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 14,000 census records available for the last name Many. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Many 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 Many. 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 51,000 military records available for the last name Many. For the veterans among your Many ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Many Life Expectancy

What is the average Many lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Many life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1959, and highest in 1993. The average life expectancy for Many in 1943 was 42, and 79 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Many 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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