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Where is the Hankey family from?
You can see how Hankey families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hankey family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hankey families were found in the UK in 1891. In 1840 there were 7 Hankey families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 54% of all the recorded Hankey's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Hankey families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hankey surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hankey. 23% of Hankey men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Hankey women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hankey were Salesman and Bookkeeper.