Manes Family History

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Manes Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Magnus. Dutch: from a short form of the personal name Germanus, Germanes. Dutch: variant of Mennen. Czech (Mánes): from Mánek, a pet form of the personal name Emanuel.

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

Similar surnames: Manis, Mynes, Janes, Mates, Manos, Mares, Danes, Mannes, Banes, Maves

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Manes Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Manes name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Manes. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • England & Wales


  • Ireland & Scotland


  • Germanic Europe


  • European Jewish


  • Italy


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Manes Family Origin

Where is the Manes family from?

Manes Family Occupations

What did your Manes ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Manes family was Seaman Royal Navy. Dock Labor, Police Constable and Railway Porters Wife were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Manes. The most common Manes occupation in the UK was Dock Labor. 25% of Manes's were Dock Labors.

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  • Dock Labor

  • Police Constable

  • Railway Porters Wife

  • Seaman Royal Navy


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

Manes Historical Records

What Manes family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 16,000 census records available for the last name Manes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Manes census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

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

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Manes Life Expectancy

What is the average Manes lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Manes life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Manes in 1952 was 29, and 77 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Manes 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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