Fane Family History

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Fane Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Fayne.

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

Similar surnames: Faine, Dane, Hane, Bane, Gane, Fare, Frane, Vane, Jane, Cane

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Fane Family Origin

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Fane Family Occupations

What did your Fane ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Fane family was Farming. The most common Fane occupation in the USA was Farmer. 46% of Fane's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Day Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Fane.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Day Laborer

  • Farming


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

Fane Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 15,000 census records available for the last name Fane. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Fane 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Fane. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the USA, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 2,000 military records available for the last name Fane. For the veterans among your Fane ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Fane Life Expectancy

What is the average Fane lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Fane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Fane in 1957 was 68, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Fane

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Fane 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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