Manetta Family History

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Manetta Name Meaning

according to de Felice, from the female personal name, feminine form of Manetto, a pet form of Maino, or from Old French Mainet, a pet form of (Charle)magne, which was introduced into Italy during the Carolingian period, but possibly from a feminine derivative of mano ‘hand’. It may also be from a shortened pet form of the personal name Emanuele (see Emanuel). Manettas is also found as a Greek family name.

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

Similar surnames: Minett, Minette, Majette, Sabetta, Matta, Magnotta, Monette, Manera

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Manetta Family Origin

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Manetta Family Occupations

What did your Manetta ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Manetta family was Wagon Maker. The most common Manetta occupation in the USA was Painter. 40% of Manetta's were Painters. Painter, Laborer and Sailor Man were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Manetta.

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  • Painter

  • Laborer

  • Sailor Man

  • Wagon Maker


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Manetta Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Manetta. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Manetta 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 589 immigration records available for the last name Manetta. 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 157 military records available for the last name Manetta. For the veterans among your Manetta ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Manetta Life Expectancy

What is the average Manetta lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Manetta life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Manetta in 1953 was 57, and 76 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Manetta 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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