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Hano Name Meaning

Japanese: meaning ‘leafy field’. This name is not common in Japan.

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


Similar surnames: Mano, Yano, Tano, Sano, Hino, Kano, Hang, Hirano, Hans, Han

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Where is the Hano family from?

You can see how Hano families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hano family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hano families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Hano family living in Pennsylvania. This was 100% of all the recorded Hano's in the USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Hano families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hano surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hano ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Farmer and Farm Laborer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hano. 38% of Hano men worked as a Farmer and 50% of Hano women worked as a Farm Laborer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hano were Machinist and Housewife.

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations in 1940

  • Farmer
    38%
  • Laborer
    25%
  • Salesman
    12%
  • Machinist
    8%

Top Female Occupations in 1940

  • Farm Laborer
    50%
  • Housewife
    50%
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Census Records

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Hano. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hano census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger Lists

There are 668 immigration records available for the last name Hano. 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 Cards

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hano. For the veterans among your Hano ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hano lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Hano life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1986, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Hano in 1964 was 87, and 65 in 2004.

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