Nanney Family History

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Nanney Name Meaning

Welsh: habitational name from a place called Nannau in Meirioneth. Possibly also a reduced and altered form of Irish McNaney.

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


Similar surnames: Darney, Hanley, Arney, Janney, Nannen, Laney, Hannay, Tunney, Manley

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Nanney Family Origin

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Nanney Family Occupations

What did your Nanney ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Nanney family was Laborer. The most common Nanney occupation in the USA was Farmer. 66% of Nanney's were Farmers. Farmer, Keeping House and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nanney.

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  • Farmer

    66%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    5%
  • Laborer

    5%

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

Nanney Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 5,000 census records available for the last name Nanney. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Nanney 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 233 immigration records available for the last name Nanney. 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 Nanney. For the veterans among your Nanney ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Nanney Life Expectancy

What is the average Nanney lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Nanney life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1964. The average life expectancy for Nanney in 1940 was 53, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nanney

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nanney 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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