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Hanscom Name Meaning

Altered spelling of the English habitational name Hanscomb(e), from Hanscombe End in Shillington, Bedfordshire, named from an Old English personal name Han (from Old English han ‘(boundary) stone’) + camp ‘enclosed land’.

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


Similar surnames: Bascom, Francom, Ransom, Anson, Hanson, Hancox, Anselm, Hannon

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Hanscom Family Origin

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Hanscom Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hanscom family was Keeping House. The most common Hanscom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Hanscom's were Farmers. Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanscom.

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Hanscom Life Expectancy

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