Nanos Family History

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Nanos Name Meaning

from the personal name Nanos, a pet form of Giovanos, from Italian Giovanni (see John). descriptive nickname from the vocabulary word nanos ‘dwarf’.

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

Similar surnames: Janos, Panos, Danos, Banos, Manos, Nino, Danis, Lano, Panas, Manes

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Nanos Family Origin

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Nanos Family Occupations

What did your Nanos ancestors do for a living?

In 1921, Clerk and Saleslady were the top reported jobs for men and women in the CA named Nanos. 25% of Nanos men worked as a Clerk

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Top Male Occupations in 1921

  • Clerk
  • Farmer
  • Merchant
  • Merderd

Top Female Occupations in 1921

  • Saleslady

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

Nanos Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Nanos. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nanos 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 529 immigration records available for the last name Nanos. 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 212 military records available for the last name Nanos. For the veterans among your Nanos ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nanos Life Expectancy

What is the average Nanos lifespan?

Between 1962 and 2004, in the United States, Nanos life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1964, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Nanos in 1962 was 75, and 42 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nanos 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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