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Mones Name Meaning

Catalan (Monés): habitational name from any of the places so called in Catalonia (Spain) probably named with a variant of the plural of Old Catalan moner ‘mill’ hence also possibly applied as a topographic name for someone who lived by or worked in a mill. Galician and Asturian-Leonese: habitational name from a place called Mones in Galicia (Ourense) and Asturias (Spain).

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022

Similar surnames: Monts, Mons, Moes, Moses, Moles, Mynes, Money, Moers, Muns, Mozes

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Where is the Mones family from?

You can see how Mones families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Mones family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Mones families were found in USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Mones family living in Georgia. This was about 14% of all the recorded Mones's in USA. Georgia and 6 other states had the highest population of Mones families in 1840.
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What did your Mones ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Mones. 33% of Mones men worked as a Laborer and 25% of Mones women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mones were Miner and Salesgirl. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Miner

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Housewife
  • Clerk
  • Maid
  • Salesgirl
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Passenger Lists

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mones. 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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There are 748 military records available for the last name Mones. For the veterans among your Mones ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Mones lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Mones life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1980, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mones in 1956 was 48, and 82 in 2004.

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