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Where is the Hensel family from?
You can see how Hensel families moved over time by selecting different census years. The Hensel family name was found in the USA, the UK, Canada, and Scotland between 1840 and 1920. The most Hensel families were found in the USA in 1880. In 1840 there were 12 Hensel families living in Ohio. This was about 44% of all the recorded Hensel's in the USA. Ohio had the highest population of Hensel families in 1840.
Use census records and voter lists to see where families with the Hensel surname lived. Within census records, you can often find information like name of household members, ages, birthplaces, residences, and occupations.
In 1940, Farmer and Housekeeper were the top reported jobs for men and women in the US named Hensel. 14% of Hensel men worked as a Farmer and 9% of Hensel women worked as a Housekeeper. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hensel were Truck Driver and Clerk.