Kanas Family History

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Kanas Name Meaning

Lithuanian: nickname for a miser, Lithuanian kanas. Greek: unexplained.

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

Similar surnames: Karas, Kanak, Jonas, Kara, Manas, Panas, Mangas, Hanas, Kalas, Bakas

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Kanas Family Origin

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Kanas Family Occupations

What did your Kanas ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Commercial Traveller and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Kanas. 25% of Kanas men worked as a Commercial Traveller

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Commercial Traveller
  • General Labourer Retired
  • Manufacturing Upholsterer
  • Retired Tailor

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Kanas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kanas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kanas 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 423 immigration records available for the last name Kanas. 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 Kanas. For the veterans among your Kanas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kanas Life Expectancy

What is the average Kanas lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Kanas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1983. The average life expectancy for Kanas in 1964 was 68, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kanas

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kanas 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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