Hanus Family History

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Hanus Name Meaning

Czech and Slovak (Hanuš): from the old personal name Hanuš or an aphetic form of Johannes (see John). Dutch: from an aphetic form of the personal name Johannes (see John).

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

Similar surnames: Hans, Janos, Hanak, Hanks, Panas, Manos, Hanis, Wanous, Janus, Mabus

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Hanus Family Origin

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Hanus Family Occupations

What did your Hanus ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hanus occupation in the USA was At Home. 13% of Hanus's were At Homes. At Home, Butcher and Clerk In Grocery Store were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanus. A less common occupation for the Hanus family was Farmer.

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  • At Home

  • Butcher

  • Clerk In Grocery Store

  • Farmer


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

Hanus Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hanus. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hanus 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 Hanus. 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 Hanus. For the veterans among your Hanus ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hanus Life Expectancy

What is the average Hanus lifespan?

Between 1952 and 2004, in the United States, Hanus life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1955, and highest in 1994. The average life expectancy for Hanus in 1952 was 74, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanus

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hanus 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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