Hanny Family History

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Hanny Name Meaning

Austrian and Swiss German: a variant spelling of Hänni, see Hanni. English: variant spelling of Hanney.

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

Similar surnames: Haney, Hanly, Hane, Hayn, Hanna, Henny, Havey, Hanby, Hann, Haury

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Hanny Family Origin

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Hanny Family Occupations

What did your Hanny ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Blacksmith and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanny. A less common occupation for the Hanny family was Keeping House. The most common Hanny occupation in the USA was Farmer. 31% of Hanny's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Blacksmith

  • Laborer

  • Keeping House


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

Hanny Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Hanny. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hanny 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hanny. 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 625 military records available for the last name Hanny. For the veterans among your Hanny ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hanny Life Expectancy

What is the average Hanny lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hanny life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1979, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hanny in 1963 was 65, and 70 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanny

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hanny 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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