Munsey Family History

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Munsey Name Meaning

English (of Norman origin): habitational name from places called Monceaux, in Calvados and Orne, or Monchaux, in Nord and Seine-Maritime. These get their name from the plural form of Old French moncel ‘hillock’, Late Latin monticellum, a diminutive of mons. Compare Mont.

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


Similar surnames: Mounsey, Hussey, Massey, Manley, Munster, Murley, Munden, Manser

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Munsey Family Origin

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Munsey Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    43%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Laborer

    5%
  • Farming

    2%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Munsey family was Farming. Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Munsey. The most common Munsey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 43% of Munsey's were Farmers.

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Munsey Historical Records

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Munsey Life Expectancy

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Famous Munsey Family

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Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
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Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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