Hanahan Family History

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Hanahan Name Meaning

Irish (County Limerick): shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAnnacháin ‘descendant of Annachán’, a diminutive of Annach, a byname of uncertain meaning.

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

Similar surnames: Hanrahan, Banahan, Hanavan, Shanahan, Manahan, Hannan, Canavan

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Hanahan Family Origin

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Hanahan Family Occupations

What did your Hanahan ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Aircraft Fitter (detail) and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hanahan. 15% of Hanahan men worked as an Aircraft Fitter (detail) and 50% of Hanahan women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hanahan were Gas Apparates Manutenant Fitter and Housewife

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Aircraft Fitter (detail)
  • Contractors Labourer (retir
  • Farmer gardener Heavy Worker
  • Gas Apparates Manutenant Fitter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Asst St Johns Hospt
  • Housekeeper
  • Housewife

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

Hanahan Historical Records

What Hanahan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hanahan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hanahan 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hanahan. 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 469 military records available for the last name Hanahan. For the veterans among your Hanahan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hanahan Life Expectancy

What is the average Hanahan lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Hanahan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1963. The average life expectancy for Hanahan in 1956 was 27, and 85 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanahan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hanahan 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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