Hensen Family History

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Hensen Name Meaning

Dutch, North German, and Danish: patronymic from the personal names Hans or Heinrich.

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

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Hensen Family Origin

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Hensen Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    49%
  • Keeping House

    7%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    4%

In 1880, Farmer, Keeping House and Laborer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hensen. The most common Hensen occupation in the USA was Farmer. 49% of Hensen's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hensen family was Carpenter.

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Hensen Historical Records

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Hensen Life Expectancy

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