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Where is the Hanser family from?
You can see how Hanser families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hanser family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hanser families were found in the USA in 1920. In 1840 there was 1 Hanser family living in North Carolina. This was about 25% of all the recorded Hanser's in the USA. North Carolina and 3 other states had the highest population of Hanser families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hanser surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Laborer and Stenographer were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hanser. 14% of Hanser men worked as a Laborer and 13% of Hanser women worked as a Stenographer. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hanser were Carpenter and Housekeeper.