Louella Ida "Ella" Munn (1872-1958) was my 2nd great grandmother. She married Marion Richard Mendenhall (1873-1948) on 12 Aug 1893 and they had 3 children.
John Park Munn and Family
Her parents: John Park Munn (1841-1908) & Caroline Beams (1844-1900)
G-parents: Silas Munn (1800-1884) & Sarah Park (1808-1872)
2xG-parents: Thomas A Munn (1778-1850) & Mary Wolcott (1779-1869)
3xG-parents: Isaac Munn (1749-1811) & Mary Baldwin (1751-1820)
4xG-parents: Joseph Munn (1721-1815) & Sarah Williams (1724-1798)
5xG-parents: John Munn (1682-1745) & Mary Richards (1704-1763)
6xG-parents: John Munn (1652-1684) & Abigail Parsons (1666-1689)
7xG-parents: Benjamin Munn (1619-1675) & Abigail Burt (1623-1707)
Benjamin and Abigail both came to America from England.
"All U.S. and Canada, Passenger and Immigration Lists Index, 1500s-1900s results for Munn":
There are 1,549 results- too many to list, but here are a few:
Name Birth Year Arrival Year Arrival Place
Munn 1607-1657 America
Margt Munn 1663 Virginia
Mathew Munn 1663 Maryland
Jno Munn 1665-1666 Virginia
Jno Munn 1678 Virginia
Munn 1695 Virginia
Alexander Munn 1713 Boston, Mass.
I was surprised to find that there are 6,670 individuals with the surname Munn on this website. I thought there would be less for some reason.
This history of the name Munn began after the Norman Conquest of 1066. The name is a reference to the family's place of residence prior to the Norman Conquest of England in 1066- Moion, near St. Lo, Normandy.
Spelling Variations: Moyon, Moion, Mohun, Moyne, Munn, Munns, Munson, Munton, Mwn, Mun, Munds, Mouns, Muns, Munnes, Munnson, Munnsen, Munning and more!
Contemporary Notables of the name Munn:
~Harold Warner Munn (1903-1981)- American writer of fantasy, horror and poetry.
~Olivia Munn (b. 1980)- American actress, model, and television personality.
~John Calvin Munn (1906-1986)- 8th Assistant Commandant of the Marine Corps and United States Naval Aviator.
~Lisa Olivia Munn (b. 1980), American comedic actress and model.
~Allison Munn (b. 1974), American Actress.