Anway Family History

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Anway Name Meaning

Altered form of Welsh Nanney.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press

Similar surnames: Alway, Conway, Hanaway, Andy, Andary, Antal, Snay, Anda, Ancar, Alday

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Anway Family Origin

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Anway Family Occupations

What did your Anway ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Anway. 27% of Anway men worked as a Laborer and 34% of Anway women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Anway were Electric Welder and Bookkeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Farmer
  • Farm Hand
  • Electric Welder

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
  • Waitress
  • Maid
  • Bookkeeper

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Anway Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Anway. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Anway census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 141 immigration records available for the last name Anway. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 463 military records available for the last name Anway. For the veterans among your Anway ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Anway Life Expectancy

What is the average Anway lifespan?

Between 1947 and 2004, in the United States, Anway life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1947, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Anway in 1947 was 55, and 70 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Anway ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

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