Hanser Family History

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Hanser Name Meaning

South German: patronymic from the personal name Hans.

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

Similar surnames: Hansen, Hansel, Hanse, Haser, Balser, Manser, Ganser, Lanser, Haner

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Hanser Family Origin

Where is the Hanser family from?

Hanser Family Occupations

What did your Hanser ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Iron Moulder and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hanser. 81% of Hanser women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Iron Moulder

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
  • Shorthand Typist
  • Domestic Servant

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

Hanser Historical Records

What Hanser family records will you find?

Census Record

There are 21,000 census records available for the last name Hanser. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hanser 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 4,000 immigration records available for the last name Hanser. 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 Hanser. For the veterans among your Hanser ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hanser Life Expectancy

What is the average Hanser lifespan?

Between 1958 and 2004, in the United States, Hanser life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1958, and highest in 1988. The average life expectancy for Hanser in 1958 was 58, and 71 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hanser

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hanser 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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