Nania Family History

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Nania Name Meaning

Southern Italian: from a reduced form of the personal name Anania.

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


Similar surnames: Anania, Nanna, Gaia, Sani, Jansa, Hanania, Sapia, Panza, Nasca, Nanda

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Nania Family Origin

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Nania Family Occupations

What did your Nania ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Operator were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Nania. 11% of Nania men worked as a Laborer and 23% of Nania women worked as an Operator. Some less common occupations for Americans named Nania were Assistant Bar Tender and Dress Finisher

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Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Laborer
    11%
  • Proprietor
    7%
  • Barber
    5%
  • Assistant Bar Tender
    3%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Operator
    23%
  • Secetary
    14%
  • Cornter Girl
    5%
  • Dress Finisher
    5%

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

Nania Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 860 census records available for the last name Nania. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nania 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 581 immigration records available for the last name Nania. 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 290 military records available for the last name Nania. For the veterans among your Nania ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nania Life Expectancy

What is the average Nania lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Nania life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1969, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Nania in 1961 was 61, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nania

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nania 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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