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Muns Name Meaning

Catalan: variant spelling of Munts, plural of Munt. French: from a Germanic personal name, Munzo or Munso, pet forms of Muno or Mundo, from either mun (related to Gothic munan ‘to think’) or mund ‘protection’. Dutch: patronymic from a short form of the personal name Simon, Simoen (see Simon).

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

Similar surnames: Munz, Mund, Munk, Muni, Mons, Mars, Sens, Munt, Muno, Mis

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Where is the Muns family from?

You can see how Muns families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Muns family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Muns families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 4 Muns families living in Ohio. This was about 33% of all the recorded Muns's in the USA. Ohio had the highest population of Muns families in 1840.
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What did your Muns ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Muns. 30% of Muns men worked as a Laborer and 23% of Muns women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Muns were Truck Driver and Operator.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Truck Driver

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Clerk
  • Maid
  • Operator
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Census Records

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Passenger Lists

There are 878 immigration records available for the last name Muns. 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 Cards

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

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What is the average Muns lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Muns life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Muns in 1954 was 44, and 76 in 2004.

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