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Hansdatter Family History

Hansdatter Name Meaning

Historically, surnames evolved as a way to sort people into groups - by occupation, place of origin, clan affiliation, patronage, parentage, adoption, and even physical characteristics (like red hair). Many of the modern surnames in the dictionary can be traced back to Britain and Ireland.

Similar surnames: Haushalter, Van Natter, Lancaster, Landaker, Hofstetter, Hochstatter

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Where is the Hansdatter family from?

You can see how Hansdatter families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hansdatter family name was found in the USA in 1880. In 1880 there was 1 Hansdatter family living in Minnesota. This was about 50% of all the recorded Hansdatter's in USA. Minnesota and 1 other state had the highest population of Hansdatter families in 1880.
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Census Records

There are 6,000 census records available for the last name Hansdatter. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hansdatter 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 548 immigration records available for the last name Hansdatter. 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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There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hansdatter. For the veterans among your Hansdatter ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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