Minier Family History

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Minier Name Meaning

Perhaps a variant of Dutch Mynhier. Spanish: possibly a Castilianized form of French Meunier.

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

Similar surnames: Munier, Mineer, Minner, Monier, Minieri, Minniear, Minder, Rinier

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Minier Family Origin

Where is the Minier family from?

Minier Family Occupations

What did your Minier ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Minier. The most common Minier occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Minier's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Minier family was Carpenter.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House

  • Carpenter


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

Minier Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Minier Life Expectancy

What is the average Minier lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Minier life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Minier in 1945 was 28, and 60 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Minier

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Minier 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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