Hanvey Family History

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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

Where is the Hanvey family from?

Hanvey Family Occupations

What did your Hanvey ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Apprentice Fitter turn and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hanvey. 2% of Hanvey men worked as an Apprentice Fitter turn and 43% of Hanvey women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hanvey were Bar cellarman and Unpaid Domestic

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Apprentice Fitter turn
  • Armanet Wks charceman
  • Automobile Association Road
  • Bar cellarman

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Domestic Servant
  • Incapacitated
  • Unpaid Domestic

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

Hanvey Historical Records

What Hanvey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Hanvey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hanvey 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 827 immigration records available for the last name Hanvey. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Hanvey. For the veterans among your Hanvey ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hanvey Life Expectancy

What is the average Hanvey lifespan?

Between 1948 and 2004, in the United States, Hanvey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1948, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Hanvey in 1948 was 40, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanvey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hanvey 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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