Men Name Meaning

English: unexplained. Jewish (from Ukraine): from the Yiddish male personal name Men, a pet form of either Mendel or Biblical Menachem. Cambodian: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Ken, Man, Len, Meng, Ren, Pen, Mei, Menk, Fey, Wen

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Men Family Origin

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Men Family Occupations

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In 1880, the most common Men occupation in the USA was Gold Miner. 100% of Men's were Gold Miners.

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  • Gold Miner

    100%

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Men Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Men. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Men 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Men. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Men. For the veterans among your Men ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Men Life Expectancy

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Between 1968 and 2004, in the United States, Men life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Men in 1968 was 56, and 45 in 2004.

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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
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