Hanssen Family History

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Hanssen Name Meaning

Danish, Norwegian, and North German: patronymic from the personal name Hans.

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

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Hanssen Family Origin

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Hanssen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    25%
  • Laborer

    17%
  • Instructor Of Gymnastics

    8%
  • Keeps Grocer Store

    8%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Instructor Of Gymnastics were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanssen. The most common Hanssen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 25% of Hanssen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hanssen family was Keeps Grocer Store.

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Hanssen Historical Records

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Hanssen Life Expectancy

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Famous Hanssen Family

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Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)
Mark Twain1835 - 1910 (74)
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Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Nikola Tesla1856 - 1943 (86)

Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Victor Hugo1802 - 1885 (83)
Ella Fitzgerald1918 - 1996 (78)
Audrey Hepburn1929 - 1993 (63)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
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