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Manheim Name Meaning

Jewish (Ashkenazic), French (of German origin), and Dutch: habitational name from the city of Mannheim in southwestern Germany (formerly the residence of the electors Palatine), so named from the Germanic personal name Manno (see Mann 2) + Old High German heim ‘homestead’. Mannheim was not fortified or chartered until the beginning of the 17th century, until which time it was just a small fishing village.

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


Similar surnames: Manheimer, Manger, Mander, Manne, Manley, Bernheim, Manier, Manthei

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Manheim Family Origin

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Manheim Family Occupations

What did your Manheim ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Manheim occupation in the UK was (Church Service) Beadle Jew Synagogue. 20% of Manheim's were (Church Service) Beadle Jew Synagogues. A less common occupation for the Manheim family was Musician. (Church Service) Beadle Jew Synagogue, Boot Manufr and Labourer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Manheim.

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  • (Church Service) Beadle Jew Synagogue

    20%
  • Boot Manufr

    20%
  • Labourer

    20%
  • Musician

    20%

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Manheim Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Manheim ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Manheim Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Manheim life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1966, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Manheim in 1962 was 86, and 79 in 2004.

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