Ganis Name Meaning

Greek and Turkish: nickname for a rich man, from Turkish gani ‘rich’, of Arabic origin. English: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Banis, Manis, Ganim, Garis, Janis, Danis, Gans, Gail, Annis, Rans

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Ganis Family Origin

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Ganis Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    62%
  • Laborer

    15%
  • Basket Maker

    8%
  • Carpenter

    8%

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In 1880, the most common Ganis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 62% of Ganis's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Basket Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ganis. A less common occupation for the Ganis family was Carpenter.

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Ganis Life Expectancy

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Between 1962 and 2004, Ganis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2003, and highest in 1992. The average life expectancy for Ganis in 1962 was 78, and 88 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Ganis

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