Kanski Family History

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Kanski Name Meaning

Polish: habitational name for someone from any of several places named with Polish kania ‘kite’.

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

Similar surnames: Tanski, Kaminski, Rajski, Walski, Kalinski, Skalski, Koski, Lansky

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Kanski Family Origin

Where is the Kanski family from?

Kanski Family Occupations

What did your Kanski ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Kanski occupation in the USA was Clerk In Store. 40% of Kanski's were Clerk In Stores. Clerk In Store, Hatter and Profesor Of Music were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Kanski. A less common occupation for the Kanski family was Washing.

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  • Clerk In Store

  • Hatter

  • Profesor Of Music

  • Washing


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

Kanski Historical Records

What Kanski family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 1,000 census records available for the last name Kanski. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Kanski 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 389 immigration records available for the last name Kanski. 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 211 military records available for the last name Kanski. For the veterans among your Kanski ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Kanski Life Expectancy

What is the average Kanski lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Kanski life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1994, and highest in 1977. The average life expectancy for Kanski in 1960 was 49, and 59 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Kanski

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Kanski 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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