Hanft Family History

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Hanft Name Meaning

German: variant of Hanf, with the addition of an inorganic -t.

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


Similar surnames: Hanf, Handt, Landt, Haft, Haist, Hand, Haufe, Haaf, Hane, Senft

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Hanft Family Origin

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Hanft Family Occupations

What did your Hanft ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hanft family was Butcher. Farmer, Florist and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanft. The most common Hanft occupation in the USA was Farmer. 20% of Hanft's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    20%
  • Florist

    20%
  • Keeping House

    20%
  • Butcher

    7%

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

Hanft Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hanft. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hanft census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Hanft

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Hanft. 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 Hanft. For the veterans among your Hanft ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hanft Life Expectancy

What is the average Hanft lifespan?

Between 1945 and 2004, in the United States, Hanft life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1945, and highest in 1970. The average life expectancy for Hanft in 1945 was 26, and 66 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanft

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hanft 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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