Sanna Family History

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Sanna Name Meaning

Italian (Sardinian): nickname for someone with prominent front teeth, from sanna ‘large, protruding tooth’. Dutch: metronymic from a reduced form of the Biblical female name Susanna. Greek (Sannas): occupational name for a seller of hay, from sano ‘hay’, from Slavic seno.

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


Similar surnames: Nanna, Manna, Anna, Hanna, Senna, Danna, Sanda, Sand, Sann, Santa

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Sanna Family Origin

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Sanna Family Occupations

What did your Sanna ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Housewife were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Sanna. 16% of Sanna men worked as a Laborer and 10% of Sanna women worked as a Housewife. Some less common occupations for Americans named Sanna were Farmer and Stenographer

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    16%
  • New Worker
    7%
  • Presser
    5%
  • Farmer
    2%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Housewife
    10%
  • Clerk
    7%
  • Operator
    7%
  • Stenographer
    7%

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

Sanna Historical Records

What Sanna family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Sanna. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Sanna 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 Sanna. 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 714 military records available for the last name Sanna. For the veterans among your Sanna ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Sanna Life Expectancy

What is the average Sanna lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Sanna life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1981. The average life expectancy for Sanna in 1950 was 51, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Sanna

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Sanna 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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