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

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Hanvey Family Occupations

What did your Hanvey ancestors do for a living?

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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  • Fisherman

    13%
  • Boiler Maker

    7%
  • Boiler Makers Assistant

    7%
  • Boiler Riveter

    7%

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

Hanvey Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 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 642 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 1,000 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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