Nanison Family History

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Nanison 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: Danison, Anson, Hanson, Ranson, Faison, Maison, Nerison, Manson

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Nanison Family Origin

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Nanison Family Occupations

What did your Nanison ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Caretaker Retired and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Nanison.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Caretaker Retired

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.

Nanison Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 32 census records available for the last name Nanison. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nanison 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 Nanison. 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 Nanison. For the veterans among your Nanison ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nanison Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nanison 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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