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Minion Name Meaning

French: occupational name for a miner, from a diminutive of minier ‘miner’ (see Miner).

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


Similar surnames: Onion, Minton, Mini, Canion, Miron, Manton, Michon, Minson, Monin

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Minion Family Origin

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Minion Family Occupations

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  • Blacksmith

    10%
  • Annuitant

    5%
  • Black Smith

    5%
  • Boot Closer

    5%

In 1881, the most common Minion occupation in the UK was Blacksmith. 10% of Minion's were Blacksmiths. A less common occupation for the Minion family was Boot Closer. Blacksmith, Annuitant and Black Smith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Minion.

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Minion Historical Records

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Minion Life Expectancy

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Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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