Nanse Family History

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Nanse 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: Banse, Hanse, Nase, Nansel, Nance, Cane, Halse, Gange, Hase, Lane

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Nanse Family Origin

Where is the Nanse family from?

Nanse Family Occupations

What did your Nanse ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and House Keeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Nanse. 17% of Nanse men worked as a Farmer and 14% of Nanse women worked as a House Keeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nanse were Farming and Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    17%
  • Laborer
    17%
  • Beamer
    7%
  • Farming
    5%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • House Keeper
    14%
  • Teacher
    14%
  • Assistant Clerk
    7%
  • Clerk
    7%

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

Nanse Historical Records

What Nanse family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 560 census records available for the last name Nanse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nanse census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1891 UK census records for Nanse

Passenger List

There are 37 immigration records available for the last name Nanse. 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 16 military records available for the last name Nanse. For the veterans among your Nanse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nanse Life Expectancy

What is the average Nanse lifespan?

Between 1968 and 1996, in the United States, Nanse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1996, and highest in 1968. The average life expectancy for Nanse in 1968 was 85, and 43 in 1996.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nanse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nanse 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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