Hanaway Family History

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Hanaway Name Meaning

Irish: reduced Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAinbhith (see Hanvey).

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

Similar surnames: Hannaway, Hanahan, Hanway, Hanavan, Hannan, Hanley, Holdway, Canary

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Hanaway Family Origin

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Hanaway Family Occupations

What did your Hanaway ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Chemical Process Worker Dyestuff Industry and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hanaway. 7% of Hanaway men worked as a Chemical Process Worker Dyestuff Industry and 48% of Hanaway women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hanaway were Gas Fitter and Daily Cleaning

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Chemical Process Worker Dyestuff Industry
  • Fisherman Skipper
  • Foreman Paper Wholesale Heavy Worker Retail Work
  • Gas Fitter

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Confectioner Cake Mak
  • Cook
  • Daily Cleaning

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

Hanaway Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hanaway. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hanaway 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 442 immigration records available for the last name Hanaway. 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 619 military records available for the last name Hanaway. For the veterans among your Hanaway ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hanaway Life Expectancy

What is the average Hanaway lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Hanaway life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hanaway in 1958 was 52, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanaway

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hanaway 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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