Minihan Family History

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Minihan Name Meaning

Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Mionacháin, a variant of Ó Manacháin (see Monahan). variant of Moynihan.

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

Similar surnames: Minehan, Minahan, Manahan, Monahan, Linehan, Moynihan, Kinahan

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Minihan Family Origin

Where is the Minihan family from?

Minihan Family Occupations

What did your Minihan ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Minihan occupation in the UK was Labourer. 33% of Minihan's were Labourers. Labourer, Clerk and Gen Lab were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Minihan. A less common occupation for the Minihan family was House Keeper.

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  • Labourer

  • Clerk

  • Gen Lab

  • House Keeper


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

Minihan Historical Records

What Minihan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Minihan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Minihan 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 836 immigration records available for the last name Minihan. 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 658 military records available for the last name Minihan. For the veterans among your Minihan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Minihan Life Expectancy

What is the average Minihan lifespan?

Between 1959 and 2004, in the United States, Minihan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1978, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Minihan in 1959 was 64, and 94 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Minihan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Minihan 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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