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Hanger Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English hanger, hangre ‘wood on a steep hillside’, or habitational name from a place named with this word, as for example Hanger in Netley Marsh, Hampshire.

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

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Hanger Family Origin

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Hanger Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    47%
  • Laborer

    8%
  • Keeping House

    6%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hanger family was Carpenter. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanger. The most common Hanger occupation in the USA was Farmer. 47% of Hanger's were Farmers.

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Hanger Historical Records

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Hanger Life Expectancy

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