Ganus Family History

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Ganus Name Meaning

Reduced form of Gurganus.

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

Similar surnames: Manus, Gaus, Hanus, Garms, Gares, Genua, Mabus, Gales, Janos, Manos

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Ganus Family Origin

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Ganus Family Occupations

What did your Ganus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Ganus family was Butcher. The most common Ganus occupation in the USA was Farmer. 56% of Ganus's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Ganus.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Farm Laborer

  • Butcher


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

Ganus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Ganus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ganus 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 78 immigration records available for the last name Ganus. 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 586 military records available for the last name Ganus. For the veterans among your Ganus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ganus Life Expectancy

What is the average Ganus lifespan?

Between 1943 and 2004, in the United States, Ganus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1943, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Ganus in 1943 was 29, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ganus 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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