Nanfan Family History

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Nanfan Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.


Similar surnames: Mannan, Mangan, Nathan, Farfan, Langan, Hannan, Nann, Nannen, Canaan

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Nanfan Family Origin

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Nanfan Family Occupations

What did your Nanfan ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Traveller For Wholesale Confect and Retired were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Nanfan. 34% of Nanfan women worked as a Retired

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Traveller For Wholesale Confect
    100%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Retired
    34%
  • Shop house Work
    34%
  • Shop Assistant
    34%

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

Nanfan Historical Records

What Nanfan family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 336 census records available for the last name Nanfan. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nanfan 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 12 immigration records available for the last name Nanfan. 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 10 military records available for the last name Nanfan. For the veterans among your Nanfan ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nanfan Life Expectancy

What is the average Nanfan lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nanfan 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.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nanfan

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