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Hanscom Name Meaning

Altered spelling of the English habitational name Hanscomb(e), from Hanscombe End in Shillington, Bedfordshire, named from an Old English personal name Han (from Old English han ‘(boundary) stone’) + camp ‘enclosed land’.

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


Similar surnames: Bascom, Francom, Ransom, Anson, Hanson, Hancox, Anselm, Hannon

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Hanscom Family Origin

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Hanscom Family Occupations

What did your Hanscom ancestors do for a living?

In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Carpenter were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hanscom. A less common occupation for the Hanscom family was Keeping House. The most common Hanscom occupation in the USA was Farmer. 28% of Hanscom's were Farmers.

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  • Farmer

    28%
  • Laborer

    7%
  • Carpenter

    6%
  • Keeping House

    6%

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Hanscom Historical Records

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Census records can give you a fascinating window into the day-to-day lives of your Hanscom ancestors - like hours worked per week, level of education, veteran status, employers, and more.

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Hanscom Life Expectancy

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Between 1942 and 2004, Hanscom life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1942, and highest in 1969. The average life expectancy for Hanscom in 1942 was 34, and 79 in 2004.

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