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Hensel Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from a pet form of the personal name Hans.

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


Similar surnames: Hendel, Hansel, Hengel, Hessel, Henzel, Henkel, Sensel, Heisel

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Hensel Family Origin

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Hensel Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    27%
  • Laborer

    11%
  • Keeping House

    9%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hensel. The most common Hensel occupation in the USA was Farmer. 27% of Hensel's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hensel family was Carpenter.

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Hensel Historical Records

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Hensel Life Expectancy

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