Hansberry Family History

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Hansberry Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hansbury. Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Hansberg (see Hansberger) or Hansbruch (see Hansbrough).

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

Similar surnames: Hanberry, Salsberry, Asberry, Shinaberry, Yarberry, Rasberry

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Hansberry Family Origin

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Hansberry Family Occupations

What did your Hansberry ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Carpenter Labourer Heavywo was the top reported job for people in the UK named Hansberry.

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Carpenter Labourer Heavywo

*We display top occupations by gender to maintain their historical accuracy during times when men and women often performed different jobs.

Hansberry Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 3,000 census records available for the last name Hansberry. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hansberry census records can tell you where and how your ancestors worked, their level of education, veteran status, and more.

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Passenger List

There are 492 immigration records available for the last name Hansberry. Passenger lists are your ticket to knowing when your ancestors arrived in the UK, and how they made the journey - from the ship name to ports of arrival and departure.

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Draft Card

There are 1,000 military records available for the last name Hansberry. For the veterans among your Hansberry ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hansberry Life Expectancy

What is the average Hansberry lifespan?

Between 1940 and 2004, in the United States, Hansberry life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1944, and highest in 2002. The average life expectancy for Hansberry in 1940 was 36, and 65 in 2004.

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An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hansberry 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.

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