Hanf Family History

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Hanf Name Meaning

German: metonymic occupational name for a grower or seller of hemp, Middle High German hanf.

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

Similar surnames: Haaf, Hand, Hans, Pan, Hang, Haff, Mann, Hage, Kan, Rann

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Hanf Family Origin

Where is the Hanf family from?

Hanf Family Occupations

What did your Hanf ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hanf occupation in the USA was Tailor. 13% of Hanf's were Tailors. A less common occupation for the Hanf family was Keeping House. Tailor, Baker and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanf.

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  • Tailor

  • Baker

  • Farmer

  • Keeping House


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

Hanf Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hanf. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hanf 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 981 immigration records available for the last name Hanf. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Hanf. For the veterans among your Hanf ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hanf Life Expectancy

What is the average Hanf lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Hanf life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hanf in 1956 was 56, and 83 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanf

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hanf 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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