Moonan Family History

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Moonan Name Meaning

Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Muanáin, a northern form of Ó Maonáin, from the diminutive of maon ‘dumb’.

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


Similar surnames: Noonan, Coonan, Goonan, Doonan, Coogan, Cloonan, Honan, Donnan, Mohan

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Moonan Family Origin

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Moonan Family Occupations

What did your Moonan ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Moonan family was Coachman. The most common Moonan occupation in the USA was Farmer. 21% of Moonan's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Keep House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Moonan.

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  • Farmer

    21%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Keep House

    8%
  • Coachman

    4%

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

Moonan Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Moonan Life Expectancy

What is the average Moonan lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Moonan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1999, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Moonan in 1964 was 73, and 67 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Moonan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Moonan 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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