Hanen Family History

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Hanen Name Meaning

Scottish: unexplained. Possibly a variant of Irish Hannan. German: from Middle High German: probably from a house name, zem hanen ‘at the sign of the rooster’ (see Hahn).

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

Similar surnames: Haney, Hagen, Hafen, Haner, Hamel, Haven, Haren, Hane, Hannen, Hanon

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Hanen Family Origin

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Hanen Family Occupations

What did your Hanen ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Hanen occupation in Canada was Farm Servant. 50% of Hanen's were Farm Servants. Farm Servant and Store Keeper were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hanen.

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  • Farm Servant

  • Store Keeper


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

Hanen Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hanen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hanen 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 677 immigration records available for the last name Hanen. 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 458 military records available for the last name Hanen. For the veterans among your Hanen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hanen Life Expectancy

What is the average Hanen lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Hanen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1995, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hanen in 1962 was 68, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hanen 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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