Hanby Family History

14-Day Free Trial


Hanby Name Meaning

English: variant of Hamby.

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

Similar surnames: Hanly, Haney, Hanny, Canby, Manly, Handy, Hamby, Hand, Haxby, Raby

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Hanby Family Origin

Where is the Hanby family from?

Hanby Family Occupations

What did your Hanby ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Carpenter and School Boy were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Hanby. 20% of Hanby men worked as a Carpenter and 40% of Hanby women worked as a School Boy. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hanby were Paper Maker and Ouvrire

View Census data for Hanby | Data not to scale

Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Carpenter
  • Commis
  • Income
  • Paper Maker

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • School Boy
  • Housework
  • Nurse In Tr
  • Ouvrire

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

Hanby Historical Records

What Hanby family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 18,000 census records available for the last name Hanby. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hanby census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1881 Canadian census records for Hanby

Passenger List

There are 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hanby. 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.

View all Hanby immigration records

Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Hanby. For the veterans among your Hanby ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

View all Hanby military records

You've only scratched the surface of Hanby family history.

Hanby Life Expectancy

What is the average Hanby lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Hanby life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1993, and highest in 1995. The average life expectancy for Hanby in 1960 was 60, and 76 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanby

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hanby 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.

Famous Hanby Family Ancestors

Discover the unique achievements of ancestors in your family tree

Famous ancestors img
Look up another name