Munoz Family History

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Munoz Name Meaning

Spanish (Muñoz): patronymic from the old personal name Muño.

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

Similar surnames: Muniz, Muno, Munos, Munz, Nunez, Muns, Moniz, Nuno, Manos, Munck

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Munoz Ethnicity Estimate

What are the common regions with the Munoz name?

These results combine data from everyone in the AncestryDNA® database with the last name Munoz. The Ancestry® ethnicity regions shown are top five most common on average for these people.

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  • Native American—North, Central, South


  • Spain


  • England & Wales


  • Portugal


  • France


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Munoz Family Origin

Where is the Munoz family from?

Munoz Family Occupations

What did your Munoz ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Munoz occupation in the USA was Laborer. 23% of Munoz's were Laborers. A less common occupation for the Munoz family was Teamster. Laborer, Farmer and Stockherder were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Munoz.

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  • Laborer

  • Farmer

  • Stockherder

  • Teamster


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

Munoz Historical Records

What Munoz family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 81,000 census records available for the last name Munoz. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Munoz 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 58,000 immigration records available for the last name Munoz. 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 9,000 military records available for the last name Munoz. For the veterans among your Munoz ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Munoz Life Expectancy

What is the average Munoz lifespan?

Between 1942 and 2004, in the United States, Munoz life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1952, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Munoz in 1942 was 36, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Munoz

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Munoz 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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