Tanji Family History

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Tanji Name Meaning

Japanese: rare in Japan, the name is written with characters meaning ‘red’ and ‘govern’. The actual meaning is unclear.

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

Similar surnames: Tani, Tano, Takei, Tsuji, Bandi, Tang, Sani, Takai, Tank, Kanai

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Tanji Family Origin

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Tanji Family Occupations

What did your Tanji ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Cafe Keeper was the top reported job for people in the UK named Tanji.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Cafe Keeper

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

Tanji Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 458 census records available for the last name Tanji. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tanji 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 916 immigration records available for the last name Tanji. 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 174 military records available for the last name Tanji. For the veterans among your Tanji ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tanji Life Expectancy

What is the average Tanji lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Tanji life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Tanji in 1956 was 49, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tanji

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tanji 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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