Hensch Family History

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Hensch Name Meaning

German: from a pet form of the personal name Johannes (see Henschel).

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


Similar surnames: Hansch, Hinsch, Mensch, Heesch, Hersch, Lensch, Gensch, Rensch, Hosch

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Hensch Family Origin

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Hensch Family Occupations

What did your Hensch ancestors do for a living?

In 1939, Hairdressers Assistant and Unpaid Domestic Duties were the top reported jobs for men and women in the UK named Hensch. 34% of Hensch men worked as a Hairdressers Assistant and 60% of Hensch women worked as an Unpaid Domestic Duties. Some less common occupations for Americans named Hensch were Railway Clerk and Housekeeper

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Top Male Occupations in 1939

  • Hairdressers Assistant
    34%
  • Master Hairdresser
    34%
  • Railway Clerk
    34%

Top Female Occupations in 1939

  • Unpaid Domestic Duties
    60%
  • Doughter (blind)
    20%
  • Housekeeper
    20%

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

Hensch Historical Records

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Census Record

There are 2,000 census records available for the last name Hensch. Like a window into their day-to-day life, Hensch 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 635 immigration records available for the last name Hensch. 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 563 military records available for the last name Hensch. For the veterans among your Hensch ancestors, military collections provide insights into where and when they served, and even physical descriptions.

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Hensch Life Expectancy

What is the average Hensch lifespan?

Between 1963 and 2004, in the United States, Hensch life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1963, and highest in 2000. The average life expectancy for Hensch in 1963 was 51, and 80 in 2004.

View Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hensch

An unusually short lifespan might indicate that your Hensch 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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