Thane Family History

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Thane Name Meaning

English: apparently a variant spelling of Thain.

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

Similar surnames: Thayne, Hane, Bane, Gane, Shyne, Thone, Shane, Thyne, Pane, Harne

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Thane Family Origin

Where is the Thane family from?

Thane Family Occupations

What did your Thane ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Book Keeper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Thane. A less common occupation for the Thane family was Boot & Shoe Maker. The most common Thane occupation in the USA was Farmer. 50% of Thane's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

  • Laborer

  • Book Keeper

  • Boot & Shoe Maker


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

Thane Historical Records

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Census Record

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

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Thane Life Expectancy

What is the average Thane lifespan?

Between 1964 and 2004, in the United States, Thane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2001, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Thane in 1964 was 84, and 69 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Thane

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Thane 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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