Tanjes Family History

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Tanjes 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: Tonjes, Tanner, Tanzer, Tande, Takes, Tannen, Tansey, Mannes, Tanger

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Tanjes Family Origin

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Tanjes Family Occupations

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

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Tanjes Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 11 census records available for the last name Tanjes. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Tanjes 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 14 immigration records available for the last name Tanjes. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Tanjes. For the veterans among your Tanjes ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Tanjes Life Expectancy

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Tanjes 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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