Hanse Family History

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Hanse Name Meaning

Dutch: variant of Hansen. German: variant of Hans. German: habitational name for someone from a place called Hansen in Lower Saxony.

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

Similar surnames: Hasse, Hase, Hansel, Banse, Hans, Hansen, Hance, Hense, Hand, Hane

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Hanse Family Origin

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Hanse Family Occupations

What did your Hanse ancestors do for a living?

In 1881, the most common Hanse occupation in the UK was Accountant. 50% of Hanse's were Accountants. Accountant and Groom 8/- were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hanse.

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  • Accountant

  • Groom 8/-


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

Hanse Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 9,000 census records available for the last name Hanse. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hanse 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 1,000 immigration records available for the last name Hanse. 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 2,000 military records available for the last name Hanse. For the veterans among your Hanse ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hanse Life Expectancy

What is the average Hanse lifespan?

Between 1957 and 2004, in the United States, Hanse life expectancy was at its lowest point in 2000, and highest in 2004. The average life expectancy for Hanse in 1957 was 55, and 90 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanse

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hanse 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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