Manso Family History

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Manso Name Meaning

Spanish, Portuguese, and Italian: nickname for a mild, inoffensive person, from manso ‘tame’, ‘docile’ (Late Latin mansus, classical Latin mansuetus ‘tamed’, literally ‘accustomed to the hand’).

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


Similar surnames: Manzo, Manco, Marco, Manno, Manko, Masso, Mansi, Mano, Cano, Canto

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Manso Family Origin

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Manso Family Occupations

What did your Manso ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Lavandera were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Manso. 12% of Manso men worked as a Laborer and 12% of Manso women worked as a Lavandera. Some less common occupations for Americans named Manso were Farming and Sirvienta

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    12%
  • Labrador
    12%
  • New Worker
    7%
  • Farming
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Lavandera
    12%
  • Domestic
    10%
  • New Worker
    8%
  • Sirvienta
    8%

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Manso Historical Records

What Manso family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Manso. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Manso 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 Manso

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Manso. 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 309 military records available for the last name Manso. For the veterans among your Manso ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Manso Life Expectancy

What is the average Manso lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Manso life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1971, and highest in 1974. The average life expectancy for Manso in 1963 was 71, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Manso

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Manso 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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