Nans Family History

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Nans 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: Naas, Hans, Gans, Naus, Sans, Nann, Nass, Jans, Nanos, Lans

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Nans Family Origin

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Nans Family Occupations

What did your Nans ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Arcuyatead Woperton Aviation Works and Cook were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Nans. 50% of Nans men worked as an Arcuyatead Woperton Aviation Works and 50% of Nans women worked as a Cook. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nans were Tailors Cutter Militant and Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Arcuyatead Woperton Aviation Works
  • Tailors Cutter Militant

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Cook
  • Unpaid Domestic Duties

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

Nans Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 541 census records available for the last name Nans. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nans 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 74 immigration records available for the last name Nans. 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 830 military records available for the last name Nans. For the veterans among your Nans ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nans Life Expectancy

What is the average Nans lifespan?

Between 1963 and 1998, in the United States, Nans life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1989. The average life expectancy for Nans in 1963 was 67, and 76 in 1998.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nans

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nans 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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