Tanber Family History

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Tanber Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Tanner, Tanzer, Tauber, Tanger, Tanberg, Taber, Mander, Stanger

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Tanber Family Origin

Where is the Tanber family from?

Tanber Family Occupations

What did your Tanber ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Tanber occupation in the USA was Huckster. 50% of Tanber's were Hucksters. Huckster and Woolen Manufacturer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Tanber.

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  • Huckster

  • Woolen Manufacturer


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

Tanber Historical Records

What Tanber family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 735 census records available for the last name Tanber. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tanber 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 240 immigration records available for the last name Tanber. 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 169 military records available for the last name Tanber. For the veterans among your Tanber ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tanber Life Expectancy

What is the average Tanber lifespan?

Between 1966 and 2002, in the United States, Tanber life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1991. The average life expectancy for Tanber in 1966 was 90, and 82 in 2002.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Tanber

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tanber 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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