Nathans Family History

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Nathans Name Meaning

Jewish: patronymic from Nathan.

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


Similar surnames: Nathanson, Nathan, Athans, Nahas, Kahana, Cahan, Kattan, Naiman

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Nathans Family Origin

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Nathans Family Occupations

What did your Nathans ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Nathans. The most common Nathans occupation in the USA was Farmer. 19% of Nathans's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Nathans family was Brick Mason.

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  • Farmer

    19%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Brick Mason

    4%

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

Nathans Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Nathans Life Expectancy

What is the average Nathans lifespan?

Between 1960 and 2004, in the United States, Nathans life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1960, and highest in 1996. The average life expectancy for Nathans in 1960 was 51, and 88 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Nathans

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Nathans 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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