Hansing Family History

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Hansing Name Meaning

North German: patronymic from Hans.

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

Similar surnames: Jansing, Hassing, Henning, Janning, Harding, Mensing, Harting

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Hansing Family Origin

Where is the Hansing family from?

Hansing Family Occupations

What did your Hansing ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, a less common occupation for the Hansing family was House Carpenter. The most common Hansing occupation in the USA was Farmer. 41% of Hansing's were Farmers. Farmer, Farming and Drayman were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hansing.

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  • Farmer

  • Farming

  • Drayman

  • House Carpenter


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

Hansing Historical Records

What Hansing family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hansing. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hansing 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 Hansing

Passenger List

There are 425 immigration records available for the last name Hansing. 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 370 military records available for the last name Hansing. For the veterans among your Hansing ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hansing Life Expectancy

What is the average Hansing lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Hansing life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1978. The average life expectancy for Hansing in 1958 was 58, and 77 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hansing

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hansing 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.

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