Monarch Family History

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Monarch Name Meaning

Origin unidentified. Perhaps a translation of French Monarque, Monarc, a nickname for a high-handed or haughty person, from Old French monarque ‘monarch’.

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


Similar surnames: March, Horch, Manasco, Moch, Dorch, Morck, Mouch, Poarch, Monaco

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Monarch Family Origin

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Monarch Family Occupations

What did your Monarch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Distiller were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Monarch. The most common Monarch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Monarch's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Monarch family was Keeping House.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    20%
  • Distiller

    8%
  • Keeping House

    8%

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

Monarch Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Monarch Life Expectancy

What is the average Monarch lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Monarch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Monarch in 1963 was 78, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Monarch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Monarch 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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