Hance Family History
Hance Name Meaning
English: patronymic from the personal name Hann. English: plural form of Hand. Scottish: shortened form of Machans, an Anglicized form of Gaelic Mag Aonghuis, a patronymic from the personal name Aonghus (see Angus). Compare McInnes. French: derivative of German Hans. Dutch: from an aphetic form of the personal name Johannes (see John).
Source: Dictionary of American Family Names ©2013, Oxford University Press