Hankey Family History

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Hankey Name Meaning

English: from a pet form of Hanke.

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


Similar surnames: Harkey, Hankel, Hankes, Hanke, Hanley, Haney, Sankey, Mankey, Janey

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Hankey Family Origin

Where is the Hankey family from?

Hankey Family Occupations

What did your Hankey ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Farm were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hankey. A less common occupation for the Hankey family was Carpenter. The most common Hankey occupation in the USA was Farmer. 40% of Hankey's were Farmers.

View Census data for Hankey | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    40%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Farm

    4%
  • Carpenter

    3%

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

Hankey Historical Records

What Hankey family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hankey. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hankey 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 Hankey

Passenger List

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

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Hankey Life Expectancy

What is the average Hankey lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Hankey life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1984. The average life expectancy for Hankey in 1951 was 40, and 81 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hankey

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hankey 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.

Famous Hankey Family

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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
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James Dean1931 - 1955 (24)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
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