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Ganas Name Meaning

occupational name for a coppersmith, from gana ‘coating’, ‘verdigris’. possibly also a variant of Ganis.

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


Similar surnames: Galas, Gans, Hanas, Gagas, Panas, Laas, Banas, Salas, Janas, Ladas

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Ganas Family Origin

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Ganas Family Occupations

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In 1880, Farmer and Blacksmith were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Ganas. The most common Ganas occupation in the USA was Farmer. 75% of Ganas's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    75%
  • Blacksmith

    25%

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Ganas Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Ganas. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Ganas 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Ganas. 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 1,000 military records available for the last name Ganas. For the veterans among your Ganas ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Ganas Life Expectancy

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Between 1955 and 2004, in the United States, Ganas life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1967. The average life expectancy for Ganas in 1955 was 26, and 81 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Ganas 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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