Hanish Family History

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Hanish Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Hanisch.

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

Similar surnames: Yanish, Danish, Hanis, Harnish, Janish, Hornish, Hash, Raish, Fabish

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Hanish Family Origin

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Hanish Family Occupations

What did your Hanish ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hanish. 28% of Hanish men worked as a Laborer and 20% of Hanish women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hanish were Farm Laborer and New Worker

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
  • Clerk
  • Farmer
  • Farm Laborer

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Stenographer
  • Teacher
  • Secretary
  • New Worker

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

Hanish Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hanish. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hanish 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 249 immigration records available for the last name Hanish. 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 267 military records available for the last name Hanish. For the veterans among your Hanish ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hanish Life Expectancy

What is the average Hanish lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hanish life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1977, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hanish in 1963 was 70, and 93 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hanish 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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