Nankervis Family History

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Nankervis Name Meaning

Cornish: habitational name from a place in St. Enoder parish, so called from Cornish nans ‘valley’ + an uncertain second element, possibly cerwys, an unattested plural of carow ‘stag’.

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

Similar surnames: Wangerin, Jarvis, Kervin, Manners, Vandervest, Maneri, Danvers

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Nankervis Family Origin

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Nankervis Family Occupations

What did your Nankervis ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Nankervis family was Farmer. Tin Miner, Iron Miner and Dressmaker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nankervis. The most common Nankervis occupation in the UK was Tin Miner. 30% of Nankervis's were Tin Miners.

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  • Tin Miner

  • Iron Miner

  • Dressmaker

  • Farmer


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

Nankervis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11,000 census records available for the last name Nankervis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nankervis 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Nankervis. 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 544 military records available for the last name Nankervis. For the veterans among your Nankervis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nankervis Life Expectancy

What is the average Nankervis lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Nankervis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1972, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Nankervis in 1962 was 67, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nankervis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nankervis 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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