Sanks Family History

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Sanks Name Meaning

Origin unidentified.

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


Similar surnames: Sinks, Anas, Salus, Langs, Waks, Sanko, Hanks, Shanks, Banks, Danks

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Sanks Family Origin

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Sanks Family Occupations

What did your Sanks ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Sanks. The most common Sanks occupation in the USA was Farmer. 35% of Sanks's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Sanks family was Drayman.

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  • Farmer

    35%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Laborer

    10%
  • Drayman

    6%

United States shown, England data unavailable

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

Sanks Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sanks. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sanks 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 Sanks. 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 Sanks. For the veterans among your Sanks ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sanks Life Expectancy

What is the average Sanks lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Sanks life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1974, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Sanks in 1963 was 68, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sanks

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sanks 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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