Mallen Family History

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Mallen Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Malin. Irish: variant of Mellon. Spanish (Aragonese Mallén): habitational name from Mallén in Zaragoza province.

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

Similar surnames: Mullen, Mallin, Millen, Mallet, Mallon, Callen, Malen, Maslen, Hallen

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Mallen Family Origin

Where is the Mallen family from?

Mallen Family Occupations

What did your Mallen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Mallen occupation in the UK was Labourer. 8% of Mallen's were Labourers. Labourer, Shepherd and Coal Miner were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Mallen. A less common occupation for the Mallen family was Farmer.

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  • Labourer

  • Shepherd

  • Coal Miner

  • Farmer


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

Mallen Historical Records

What Mallen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 20,000 census records available for the last name Mallen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mallen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Mallen

Passenger List

There are 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Mallen. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Mallen. For the veterans among your Mallen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mallen Life Expectancy

What is the average Mallen lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Mallen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mallen in 1942 was 42, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Mallen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mallen 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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