Hangen Family History

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Hangen Name Meaning

North German or Dutch: unexplained.

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


Similar surnames: Haagen, Hagen, Hansen, Hengen, Vangen, Hanen, Hannen, Wangen, Haugen

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Hangen Family Origin

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Hangen Family Occupations

What did your Hangen ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, the most common Hangen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 53% of Hangen's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Farm Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hangen. A less common occupation for the Hangen family was Keeping House.

View Census data for Hangen | Data not to scale

  • Farmer

    53%
  • Laborer

    9%
  • Farm Laborer

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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

Hangen Historical Records

What Hangen family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hangen. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hangen census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Hangen

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Hangen. 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 Hangen. For the veterans among your Hangen ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hangen Life Expectancy

What is the average Hangen lifespan?

Between 1954 and 2004, in the United States, Hangen life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1954, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Hangen in 1954 was 59, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hangen

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hangen 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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