Hanis Family History

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Hanis Name Meaning

Hungarian: Magyarized spelling of German or Jewish Hanisch. Jewish (eastern Ashkenazic): metronymic from the personal name Hanna.

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

Similar surnames: Manis, Hans, Hanish, Danis, Hanus, Hanks, Enis, Banis, Kanis, Janis

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Hanis Family Origin

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Hanis Family Occupations

What did your Hanis ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Baker & Grocer (Master) and Licensed Victualler were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanis. The most common Hanis occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 20% of Hanis's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Hanis family was Mining Agent.

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  • Agricultural Labourer

  • Baker & Grocer (Master)

  • Licensed Victualler

  • Mining Agent


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

Hanis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 22,000 census records available for the last name Hanis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hanis 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Hanis. 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 Hanis. For the veterans among your Hanis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hanis Life Expectancy

What is the average Hanis lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hanis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1997, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Hanis in 1963 was 42, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hanis 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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