Hansson Family History

14-Day Free Trial

GIVE ME ACCESS

Hansson Name Meaning

Swedish: patronymic from the personal name Hans. Respelling of Hanssen.

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


Similar surnames: Hanson, Hanssen, Jansson, Hasson, Hansen, Johansson, Larsson, Jonsson

Ready to discover your family story?

Simply start with yourself and we'll do the searching for you.

Hansson Family Origin

Where is the Hansson family from?

SHOW MORE

Hansson Family Occupations

What did your Hansson ancestors do for a living?

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

SHOW MORE
  • Farmer

    38%
  • Laborer

    13%
  • Boot & Shoe Maker

    6%
  • Harness Maker

    6%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Boot & Shoe Maker were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hansson. A less common occupation for the Hansson family was Harness Maker. The most common Hansson occupation in the USA was Farmer. 38% of Hansson's were Farmers.

Source: Census data for Hansson | Data not to scale

Hansson Historical Records

What Hansson family records will you find?

Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Hansson ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

Search 1940's US census records for Hansson

Solve your own mystery as you explore your history.

Hansson Life Expectancy

What is the average Hansson lifespan?

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hansson 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.

SHOW MORE

United States

Famous Hansson Family

Is anyone famous hiding in your tree?

SHOW MORE
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)
Martin Luther King, Jr.1929 - 1968 (39)
Abraham Lincoln1809 - 1865 (56)
Grace Kelly1929 - 1982 (52)
Frank Lloyd Wright1867 - 1959 (91)

Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Babe Ruth1895 - 1948 (53)
Amelia Earhart1897 - 1939 (41)
John Philip Sousa1854 - 1932 (77)
Ansel Easton Adams1902 - 1984 (82)
Look up another name