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Hanvey Name Meaning

Northern Irish: shortened Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAinbhith ‘descendant of Ainbhioth’, a byname meaning ‘un-peace’, ‘stormy’.

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


Similar surnames: Hanley, Harvey, Manley, Hulvey, Calvey, Heaney, Shanley, Convey

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Hanvey Family Origin

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Hanvey Family Occupations

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  • Fisherman

    13%
  • Boiler Maker

    7%
  • Boiler Makers Assistant

    7%
  • Boiler Riveter

    7%

In 1881, Fisherman, Boiler Maker and Boiler Makers Assistant were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanvey. The most common Hanvey occupation in the UK was Fisherman. 13% of Hanvey's were Fishermans. A less common occupation for the Hanvey family was Boiler Riveter.

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Hanvey Historical Records

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Hanvey Life Expectancy

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