Hanshew Family History

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Hanshew Name Meaning

Americanized spelling of German Handschuh.

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


Similar surnames: Hanshaw, Hanchey, Hoshaw, Handshoe, Hane, Hanser, Hamsher, Hanse

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Hanshew Family Origin

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Hanshew Family Occupations

What did your Hanshew ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanshew. A less common occupation for the Hanshew family was Bartender. The most common Hanshew occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Hanshew's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    19%
  • Keeping House

    15%
  • Bartender

    4%

Census records can tell you a lot of little known facts about your Hanshew ancestors, such as occupation. Occupation can tell you about your ancestor's social and economic status.

Hanshew Historical Records

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Census Record

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

Search 1940's US census records for Hanshew

Passenger List

There are 642 immigration records available for the last name Hanshew. 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 Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hanshew. For the veterans among your Hanshew ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hanshew Life Expectancy

What is the average Hanshew lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Hanshew life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1961, and highest in 2003. The average life expectancy for Hanshew in 1958 was 59, and 79 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanshew

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hanshew ancestors lived in harsh conditions. A short lifespan might also indicate health problems that were once prevalent in your family. The SSDI is a searchable database of more than 70 million names. You can find birthdates, death dates, addresses and more.

Famous Hanshew Family

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Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Albert Einstein1879 - 1955 (76)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
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