Muncaster Family History

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Muncaster Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Lancaster, Doncaster, Waycaster, Munster, Dunster, Caster, Burmaster

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Muncaster Family Origin

Where is the Muncaster family from?

Muncaster Family Occupations

What did your Muncaster ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Muncaster occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Muncaster's were Farmers. Farmer, Book Keeper and Clerk were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Muncaster. A less common occupation for the Muncaster family was Farming.

View Census data for Muncaster | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    29%
  • Book Keeper

    14%
  • Clerk

    14%
  • Farming

    14%

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

Muncaster Historical Records

What Muncaster family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 7,000 census records available for the last name Muncaster. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Muncaster census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Muncaster

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Muncaster. 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 770 military records available for the last name Muncaster. For the veterans among your Muncaster ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Muncaster Life Expectancy

What is the average Muncaster lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Muncaster life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Muncaster in 1963 was 78, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Muncaster

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Muncaster 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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