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Hanauer Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): habitational name for someone from a place called Hanau in Hesse, named from Old High German hano ‘rooster’ + ouwa ‘low-lying land’, ‘island’.

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

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Hanauer Family Origin

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Hanauer Family Occupations

What did your Hanauer ancestors do for a living?

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

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  • Merchant

    11%
  • Barkeeper On Steam Boat

    5%
  • Carpenter

    5%
  • Cistern Builder

    5%

In 1880, Merchant, Barkeeper On Steam Boat and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanauer. The most common Hanauer occupation in the USA was Merchant. 11% of Hanauer's were Merchants. A less common occupation for the Hanauer family was Cistern Builder.

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Hanauer Historical Records

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Hanauer Life Expectancy

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