Tanis Family History

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Tanis Name Meaning

Dutch: probably a variant of Danis.

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

Similar surnames: Tunis, Danis, Kanis, Stanis, Mans, Tennis, Banis, Manis, Bavis, Janis

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Tanis Family Origin

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Tanis Family Occupations

What did your Tanis ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Train Conductor and Examinerhosiery were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Tanis. 34% of Tanis women worked as an Examinerhosiery

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Train Conductor

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Examinerhosiery
  • Marine Halfhose
  • Not Employed

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

Tanis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Tanis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tanis 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 Tanis. 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 Tanis. For the veterans among your Tanis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tanis Life Expectancy

What is the average Tanis lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Tanis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1953, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Tanis in 1950 was 53, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tanis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tanis 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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