Vane Family History

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Vane Name Meaning

English: variant of Fayne.

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

Similar surnames: Fane, Vanes, Gane, Bane, Pane, Vant, Vine, Lane, Dane, Hane

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Vane Family Origin

Where is the Vane family from?

Vane Family Occupations

What did your Vane ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Vane. The most common Vane occupation in the USA was Farmer. 18% of Vane's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Vane family was Miner.

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  • Farmer

  • Keeping House

  • Laborer

  • Miner


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

Vane Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 17,000 census records available for the last name Vane. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Vane 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 2,000 immigration records available for the last name Vane. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Vane. For the veterans among your Vane ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Vane Life Expectancy

What is the average Vane lifespan?

Between 1956 and 2004, in the United States, Vane life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1956, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Vane in 1956 was 52, and 78 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Vane

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Vane 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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