Gane Family History

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Gane Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Gain.

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

Similar surnames: Cane, Hane, Bane, Jane, Gaye, Zane, Fane, Dane, Gawne, Kane

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Gane Family Origin

Where is the Gane family from?

Gane Family Occupations

What did your Gane ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Gane occupation in the UK was Farmer. 5% of Gane's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Gane family was Coal Miner. Farmer, Labourer and Annuitant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Gane.

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  • Farmer

  • Labourer

  • Annuitant

  • Coal Miner


Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Gane ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Gane Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 25,000 census records available for the last name Gane. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Gane 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Gane. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Gane. For the veterans among your Gane ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Gane Life Expectancy

What is the average Gane lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Gane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Gane in 1962 was 67, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Gane

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Gane 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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