Panning Family History

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Panning Name Meaning

perhaps a habitational name from Panningen near Venlo. from a short form of an old personal name related to Old High German bannan ‘to ban’, ban ‘order’, ‘command’.

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

Similar surnames: Penning, Kanning, Hanning, Ronning, Banning, Lanning, Janning

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Panning Family Origin

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Panning Family Occupations

What did your Panning ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Panning family was Stone Mason. The most common Panning occupation in the USA was Farmer. 64% of Panning's were Farmers. Farmer, Furniture Polisher and None were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Panning.

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  • Farmer

  • Furniture Polisher

  • None

  • Stone Mason


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

Panning Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Panning. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Panning 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 367 immigration records available for the last name Panning. 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 350 military records available for the last name Panning. For the veterans among your Panning ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Panning Life Expectancy

What is the average Panning lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Panning life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Panning in 1963 was 74, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Panning

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Panning 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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