When Joseph Molyneux was born on 5 September 1724, in Elizabeth Township, Essex, New Jersey, United States, his father, Moses Mullineaux, was 30 and his mother, Susannah, was 26.
English and Irish (of Norman origin): occupational name from Old French molineux ‘miller’, a variant of molineur, molinier. See Mulliner .
English and Irish (of Norman origin): habitational name from an unidentified French placename.
Irish: adoption for Mulligan .
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