Hansbury Family History

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Hansbury Name Meaning

English and Irish: habitational name from an unidentified place. Possibly an altered form of Hanbury.

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

Similar surnames: Hanbury, Banbury, Asbury, Sainsbury, Salsbury, Hansford, Malsbury

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Hansbury Family Origin

Where is the Hansbury family from?

Hansbury Family Occupations

What did your Hansbury ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, a less common occupation for the Hansbury family was Dyers Lab. Bricklayer, Coal Miner and Cooper were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hansbury. The most common Hansbury occupation in the UK was Bricklayer. 8% of Hansbury's were Bricklayers.

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  • Bricklayer

  • Coal Miner

  • Cooper

  • Dyers Lab


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

Hansbury Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 4,000 census records available for the last name Hansbury. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hansbury 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 621 immigration records available for the last name Hansbury. 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 612 military records available for the last name Hansbury. For the veterans among your Hansbury ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hansbury Life Expectancy

What is the average Hansbury lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hansbury life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1975, and highest in 1999. The average life expectancy for Hansbury in 1963 was 82, and 87 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hansbury

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hansbury 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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