Innis Family History

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Innis Name Meaning

Scottish: variant of Innes.

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


Similar surnames: Ennis, Inniss, Inness, Ines, Innes, Minnis, Finnie, Kinnie, Winnie

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Innis Family Origin

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Innis Family Occupations

What did your Innis ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Innis. A less common occupation for the Innis family was Farming. The most common Innis occupation in the USA was Farmer. 37% of Innis's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    37%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    4%
  • Farming

    3%

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

Innis Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Innis. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Innis 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 642 immigration records available for the last name Innis. 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 Innis. For the veterans among your Innis ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Innis Life Expectancy

What is the average Innis lifespan?

Between 1951 and 2004, in the United States, Innis life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1951, and highest in 1998. The average life expectancy for Innis in 1951 was 37, and 68 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Innis

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Innis 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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