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Origins of the Manion surname

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About the Manions

We have a total number of 7256 records for people with the last name Manion.

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Where do most Manions live?

In 1921, most Manions lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Manions

How common is your surname?

You have a rare surname! It's not in the top 1000 UK surnames!

We have 2,650 records for the Manion surname. The oldest one dates back to 1879.

Who were Manions most likely to marry?




Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Manions.

What are the most common Manion first names?

  • John
  • Thomas
  • Mary
  • Bridget

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Common jobs for Manions

Men and women often performed different types of jobs, so these are displayed by gender to maintain their historical accuracy.

Common Female occupations for Manions in 1921






Cotton Weaver


Cotton Winder


Common Male occupations for Manions in 1921
General Labourer


Coal Miner


Agricultural Labourer


Bricklayers Labourer


Farm Hands


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