Hanisch Family History

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Hanisch Name Meaning

German (also Hänisch; of Slavic origin): variant of Hans.

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

Similar surnames: Harnisch, Hansch, Janisch, Heinisch, Hinsch, Hasch, Haisch, Danish

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Hanisch Family Origin

Where is the Hanisch family from?

Hanisch Family Occupations

What did your Hanisch ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hanisch occupation in the USA was Farmer. 15% of Hanisch's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hanisch family was Butcher. Farmer, Barber and Billiard Saloon were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanisch.

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  • Farmer

  • Barber

  • Billiard Saloon

  • Butcher


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

Hanisch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hanisch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hanisch 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hanisch. 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 3,000 military records available for the last name Hanisch. For the veterans among your Hanisch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hanisch Life Expectancy

What is the average Hanisch lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Hanisch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1968, and highest in 1976. The average life expectancy for Hanisch in 1956 was 58, and 89 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanisch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hanisch 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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