Hanavan Family History

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Hanavan Name Meaning

Irish: variant of Hanafin or alternatively of the cognate Hannavan, a shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó Hainbheáin occurring chiefly in County Monaghan.

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

Similar surnames: Hanahan, Canavan, Banahan, Manahan, Hanrahan, Hanafin, Shanahan

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Hanavan Family Origin

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Hanavan Family Occupations

What did your Hanavan ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hanavan. 32% of Hanavan men worked as a Farmer and 34% of Hanavan women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hanavan were Laborer and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
  • Salesman
  • Lawyer
  • Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Retired
  • Clerk

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

Hanavan Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hanavan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hanavan 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 196 immigration records available for the last name Hanavan. 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 528 military records available for the last name Hanavan. For the veterans among your Hanavan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hanavan Life Expectancy

What is the average Hanavan lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Hanavan life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1940, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Hanavan in 1940 was 27, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanavan

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hanavan 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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