Genis Family History

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Genis Name Meaning

Catalan (Genís): from the personal name Genís, a variant of Ginés (see Gines).

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


Similar surnames: Enis, Denis, Gens, Geis, Peris, Benis, Genet, Sens, Heis, Denig

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Genis Family Origin

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Genis Family Occupations

What did your Genis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Genis occupation in the USA was Civil Engineer. 33% of Genis's were Civil Engineers. Civil Engineer and Clergyman were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Genis. A less common occupation for the Genis family was Gas Meter Maker.

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  • Civil Engineer

    33%
  • Clergyman

    33%
  • Gas Meter Maker

    33%

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

Genis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Genis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Genis 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 Genis. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Genis. For the veterans among your Genis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Genis Life Expectancy

What is the average Genis lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Genis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1985. The average life expectancy for Genis in 1951 was 47, and 73 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Genis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Genis 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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