Menna Family History

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Menna Name Meaning

from the personal name Menna, from Greek Menas (see Mena). In Italian it came to be treated as a feminine name; so, for example, the place name Santamenna in Salerno, is recorded in the masculine form Santomenna until the end of the 8th century. variant of Menno, a reduced form of the personal name Domenico (see Domingo).

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

Similar surnames: Senna, Manna, Penna, Mente, Mena, Mecca, Benn, Menta, Megna, Mina

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Menna Family Origin

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Menna Family Occupations

What did your Menna ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Menna family was No Business. Coal Miner, Farmer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Menna. The most common Menna occupation in the USA was Coal Miner. 20% of Menna's were Coal Miners.

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  • Coal Miner

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • No Business


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Menna Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Menna. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Menna 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Menna. 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 948 military records available for the last name Menna. For the veterans among your Menna ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Menna Life Expectancy

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Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Menna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Menna in 1952 was 57, and 71 in 2004.

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