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Myens Family History

Myens Surname Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Myers, Meng, Myung, Meis, Mayen, Means, Sens, Ovens, Mains, Mynes

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Where is the Myens family from?

You can see how Myens families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Myens family name was found in the USA between 1880 and 1920. The most Myens families were found in USA in 1880. In 1880 there were 8 Myens families living in Minnesota. This was about 38% of all the recorded Myens's in USA. Minnesota had the highest population of Myens families in 1880.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Myens surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Myens ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Unpaid Domestic Duties was the top reported job for people in the United Kingdom named Myens. 100% of Myens women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. .

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

Top Female Occupations In 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
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Census Records

There are 338 census records available for the last name Myens. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Myens census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 44 immigration records available for the last name Myens. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Australia, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Cards

There are 29 military records available for the last name Myens. For the veterans among your Myens ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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