Manner Family History

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Manner Name Meaning

German: variant of Männer (see Maner). English: unexplained. Perhaps a variant of Manners. Finnish: ornamental name from manner ‘continent’. This name occurs throughout Finland, but chiefly in the southwestern part.

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

Similar surnames: Manger, Tanner, Manne, Mander, Maner, Banner, Mannes, Wanner, Maenner

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Manner Family Origin

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Manner Family Occupations

What did your Manner ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Manner family was Labourer. The most common Manner occupation in the UK was Baker. 20% of Manner's were Bakers. Baker, Brass Finisher and Bricklayer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Manner.

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  • Baker

  • Brass Finisher

  • Bricklayer

  • Labourer


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

Manner Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Manner. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Manner 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 Manner. 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 7,000 military records available for the last name Manner. For the veterans among your Manner ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Manner Life Expectancy

What is the average Manner lifespan?

Between 1953 and 2004, in the United States, Manner life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Manner in 1953 was 48, and 86 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Manner 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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