Banning Family History

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Banning Name Meaning

English: unexplained. German: patronymic from a personal name formed with Ban- ‘decree’, ‘command’ or Band- ‘band’, ‘tie’.

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

Similar surnames: Lanning, Kanning, Panning, Bunning, Janning, Benning, Manning

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Banning Family Origin

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Banning Family Occupations

What did your Banning ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Farmer and Bookkeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Banning. 14% of Banning men worked as a Farmer and 20% of Banning women worked as a Bookkeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Banning were Blacksmith and Pcheur

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Farmer
  • Carpenter
  • Berger
  • Blacksmith

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Bookkeeper
  • Housekeeper
  • Income
  • Pcheur

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

Banning Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 29,000 census records available for the last name Banning. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Banning 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 3,000 immigration records available for the last name Banning. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in Canada, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 6,000 military records available for the last name Banning. For the veterans among your Banning ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Banning Life Expectancy

What is the average Banning lifespan?

Between 1950 and 2004, in the United States, Banning life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Banning in 1950 was 32, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Banning

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Banning 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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