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Molyneux Name Meaning

English and Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name from Moulineaux in Seine-Maritime, so named from the plural of Old French moulineau, a diminutive of moulin ‘mill’. In some cases this may have been an occupational name as in 2. French: occupational name for a miller, from molineux, a variant of Old French molineur ‘miller’. Irish: Anglicized form of Mulligan. Irish (Co. Kerry): Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Maol an Mhuaidh ‘descendant of Maol an Mhuaidh (follower of the noble)’.

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


Similar surnames: Moline, Molin, Molyneaux, Milne, Mones, Molineaux, Molle, Clyne

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Molyneux Family Origin

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Molyneux Family Occupations

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In 1880, a less common occupation for the Molyneux family was Hotel Keeper. Farmer, Dry Goods Clerk and Foreman For L.E.M.& S. Co. were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Molyneux. The most common Molyneux occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Molyneux's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Dry Goods Clerk

    4%
  • Foreman For L.E.M.& S. Co.

    4%
  • Hotel Keeper

    4%

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Molyneux Historical Records

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Molyneux Life Expectancy

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Between 1953 and 2004, Molyneux life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Molyneux in 1953 was 59, and 70 in 2004.

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