Munchen Family History

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Munchen 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: Kinchen, Buchen, Funches, Luschen, Punches, Chen, Fancher, Duncan

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Munchen Family Origin

Where is the Munchen family from?

Munchen Family Occupations

What did your Munchen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Coal Dealer and Tailor were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Munchen. A less common occupation for the Munchen family was Upholsterer. The most common Munchen occupation in the USA was Coal Dealer. 33% of Munchen's were Coal Dealers.

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  • Coal Dealer

  • Tailor

  • Upholsterer


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

Munchen Historical Records

What Munchen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 169 census records available for the last name Munchen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Munchen 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 Munchen

Passenger List

There are 58 immigration records available for the last name Munchen. 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 16,000 military records available for the last name Munchen. For the veterans among your Munchen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Munchen Life Expectancy

What is the average Munchen lifespan?

Average Munchen life expectancy in 1973 was 84 years. This was higher than the general public life expectancy which was 70.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Munchen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Munchen 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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