Minnis Family History

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Minnis Name Meaning

Irish (eastern Ulster): variant of McNeese.

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


Similar surnames: Minnix, Mannis, Dennis, Minnig, Innis, Mcinnis, Finnin, Mannix

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Minnis Family Origin

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Minnis Family Occupations

What did your Minnis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Minnis. A less common occupation for the Minnis family was Farm Laborer. The most common Minnis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 44% of Minnis's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    44%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Keeping House

    5%
  • Farm Laborer

    4%

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

Minnis Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Minnis Life Expectancy

What is the average Minnis lifespan?

Between 1941 and 2004, in the United States, Minnis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1941, and highest in 1986. The average life expectancy for Minnis in 1941 was 36, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Minnis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Minnis 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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