Hanni Family History

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Hanni Name Meaning

German (Hänni): from an aphetic pet form of the personal name Johannes (see John).

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

Similar surnames: Hann, Hanna, Hanno, Ianni, Vanni, Zanni, Nanni, Hanak, Hannig, Hang

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Hanni Family Origin

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Hanni Family Occupations

What did your Hanni ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hanni family was Keeping House. Farming, Farmer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanni. The most common Hanni occupation in the USA was Farming. 43% of Hanni's were Farmings.

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  • Farming

  • Farmer

  • Carpenter

  • Keeping House


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

Hanni Historical Records

What Hanni family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hanni. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hanni 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 933 immigration records available for the last name Hanni. 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 448 military records available for the last name Hanni. For the veterans among your Hanni ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hanni Life Expectancy

What is the average Hanni lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Hanni life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1970, and highest in 1987. The average life expectancy for Hanni in 1964 was 69, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanni

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hanni 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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