Mayne Family History

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Mayne Name Meaning

Scottish and English: variant spelling of Main. Irish: mainly of Norman English origin (see Main 3–6) but in County Fermanagh used sometimes to represent McManus. French: variant of Maine.

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

Similar surnames: Maine, Bayne, Mayner, Maune, Rayne, Hayne, Manne, Layne, Sayne, Payne

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Mayne Family Origin

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Mayne Family Occupations

What did your Mayne ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, General Labourer and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Mayne. 13% of Mayne men worked as a General Labourer and 68% of Mayne women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Mayne were Carpenter and Domestic Servant

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • General Labourer
  • Gardener
  • Private Means
  • Carpenter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Private Means
  • Housewife
  • Domestic Servant

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

Mayne Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 66,000 census records available for the last name Mayne. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Mayne 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 10,000 immigration records available for the last name Mayne. 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 Mayne. For the veterans among your Mayne ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Mayne Life Expectancy

What is the average Mayne lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Mayne life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1957, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Mayne in 1950 was 51, and 78 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Mayne 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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