Muniz Name Meaning

Galician, Asturian-Leonese, and Spanish (Muñiz): patronymic from the old personal name Muño (see Munoz). Portuguese: variant of Moniz.

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

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Muniz Family Origin

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Muniz Family Occupations

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  • Laborer

    61%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Stock Raiser

    6%
  • At Home

    3%

In 1880, the most common Muniz occupation in the USA was Laborer. 61% of Muniz's were Laborers. Laborer, Farm Laborer and Stock Raiser were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Muniz. A less common occupation for the Muniz family was At Home.

Source: Census data for Muniz | Data not to scale

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Muniz Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1945 and 2004, Muniz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Muniz in 1945 was 66, and 71 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Muniz

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