Hanawalt Family History

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Hanawalt Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of an unexplained German surname, Hanewald. This is a common name in the Rhineland.

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


Similar surnames: Shanafelt, Daywalt, Hanshaw, Banwart, Anhalt, Haapala, Carawan

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Hanawalt Family Origin

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Hanawalt Family Occupations

What did your Hanawalt ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hanawalt occupation in the USA was Farmer. 36% of Hanawalt's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hanawalt family was Clergyman. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanawalt.

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  • Farmer

    36%
  • Laborer

    14%
  • Keeping House

    11%
  • Clergyman

    4%

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

Hanawalt Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Hanawalt Life Expectancy

What is the average Hanawalt lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Hanawalt life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Hanawalt in 1956 was 40, and 84 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanawalt

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hanawalt 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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