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Myent Family History

Myent 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: Myint, Meng, Myung, Trent, Brent, Mayen, Mont, Mente, Dent, Menz

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Where is the Myent family from?

You can see how Myent families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Myent family name was found in the USA, and the UK between 1891 and 1920. The most Myent families were found in United Kingdom in 1891. In 1891 there was 1 Myent family living in Devon. This was about 33% of all the recorded Myent's in United Kingdom. Devon and 2 other counties had the highest population of Myent families in 1891.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Myent surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Myent ancestors do for a living?

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

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Census Records

There are 76 census records available for the last name Myent. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Myent 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 50 immigration records available for the last name Myent. 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 3 military records available for the last name Myent. For the veterans among your Myent ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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