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Origins of the Mannan surname

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About the Mannans

We have a total number of 476 records for people with the last name Mannan.

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Where do most Mannans live?

In 1921, most Mannans lived in London.

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Interesting facts about Mannans

How common is your surname?

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

We have 222 records for the Mannan surname. The oldest one dates back to .

Who were Mannans most likely to marry?

Mc Mannans



Our Marriage record sets tell us which families married Mannans.

What are the most common Mannan first names?

  • Abdul
  • John
  • Mary
  • Bridget

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Common jobs for Mannans

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

Common Female occupations for Mannans in 1921


House Keeper


Domestic Servant


Agricultural Labourers Wife


Bonnet Maker


Common Male occupations for Mannans in 1921
Agricultural Labourer


General Labourer






Tallow Handler


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