Mounsey Family History

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Mounsey Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from Monceaux in Calvados and Orne, or their name from the plural form of Old French moncel ‘hillock’ (Late Latin monticellum, a diminutive of mons).

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

Similar surnames: Munsey, Hussey, Money, Mourey, Coursey, Monge, Ousley, Corney, Fossey

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Mounsey Family Origin

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Mounsey Family Occupations

What did your Mounsey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Mounsey family was Saloon Keeper. Farmer, Keeping House and Pumping Oil Wells were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mounsey. The most common Mounsey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Mounsey's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Pumping Oil Wells

  • Saloon Keeper


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Mounsey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Mounsey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mounsey 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Mounsey. 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 Mounsey. For the veterans among your Mounsey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mounsey Life Expectancy

What is the average Mounsey lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Mounsey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1998, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Mounsey in 1962 was 53, and 75 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mounsey 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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