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Hanline Name Meaning

Americanized form of German Hänlein a habitational name from a place so named (now Hähnlein) in Hesse.

Source: Dictionary of American Family Names 2nd edition, 2022


Similar surnames: Hainline, Haneline, Henline, Halling, Carline, Hanning, Axline

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Where is the Hanline family from?

You can see how Hanline families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hanline family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hanline families were found in USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 3 Hanline families living in Pennsylvania. This was about 60% of all the recorded Hanline's in USA. Pennsylvania had the highest population of Hanline families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hanline surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.

What did your Hanline ancestors do for a living?

In 1940, Laborer and Waitress were the top reported jobs for men and women in the USA named Hanline. 19% of Hanline men worked as a Laborer and 50% of Hanline women worked as a Waitress. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hanline were Truck Driver and Housewife. .

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*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Top Male Occupations In 1940

  • Laborer
    19%
  • Farmer
    19%
  • Salesman
    17%
  • Truck Driver
    11%

Top Female Occupations In 1940

  • Waitress
    50%
  • Housewife
    50%
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Census Records

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

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Passenger Lists

There are 208 immigration records available for the last name Hanline. 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 Cards

There are 312 military records available for the last name Hanline. For the veterans among your Hanline ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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What is the average Hanline lifespan?

Between 1961 and 2004, in the United States, Hanline life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 2001. The average life expectancy for Hanline in 1961 was 78, and 89 in 2004.

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