Mensching Family History

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Mensching Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Mensch 2.

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


Similar surnames: Mensing, Mensch, Benning, Bensing, Busching, Henschen, Masching

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Mensching Family Origin

Where is the Mensching family from?

Mensching Family Occupations

What did your Mensching ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Mensching occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Mensching's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Mensching family was Mason. Farmer, At Home and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mensching.

View Census data for Mensching | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    50%
  • At Home

    13%
  • Keeping House

    13%
  • Mason

    13%

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

Mensching Historical Records

What Mensching family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Mensching. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mensching census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Mensching

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Mensching. 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 Mensching. For the veterans among your Mensching ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mensching Life Expectancy

What is the average Mensching lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Mensching life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1985, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Mensching in 1962 was 76, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mensching

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mensching 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.

Famous Mensching Family

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
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