Minns Name Meaning

English (chiefly Norfolk): metronymic from a medieval female personal name, Minna (see Minett).

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

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Minns Family Origin

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Minns Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    6%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Licensed Victualler

    2%
  • Carpenter

    2%

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Minns family was Carpenter. Agricultural Labourer, Farmer and Licensed Victualler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Minns. The most common Minns occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 6% of Minns's were Agricultural Labourers.

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Minns Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1962 and 2004, Minns life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1967, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Minns in 1962 was 83, and 69 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Minns

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