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Hanger Name Meaning

English: topographic name from Middle English hanger, hangre ‘wood on a steep hillside’, or habitational name from a place named with this word, as for example Hanger in Netley Marsh, Hampshire.

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


Similar surnames: Hunger, Ranger, Manger, Hager, Anger, Hanmer, Sanger, Hamer, Fanger

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Hanger Family Origin

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Hanger Family Occupations

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

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  • Annuitant

    3%
  • Bricklayer

    3%
  • Butcher

    3%
  • Mariner

    3%

In 1881, the most common Hanger occupation in the UK was Annuitant. 3% of Hanger's were Annuitants. Annuitant, Bricklayer and Butcher were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanger. A less common occupation for the Hanger family was Mariner.

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Hanger Historical Records

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Hanger Life Expectancy

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