Hensel Family History

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Hensel Name Meaning

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from a pet form of the personal name Hans.

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


Similar surnames: Hendel, Hansel, Hengel, Hessel, Henzel, Henkel, Sensel, Heisel

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Hensel Family Origin

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Hensel Family Occupations

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  • Hairdresser

    33%
  • Licensed Victualler

    33%
  • Nursery Foreman

    33%

In 1881, the most common Hensel occupation in the UK was Hairdresser. 33% of Hensel's were Hairdressers. A less common occupation for the Hensel family was Nursery Foreman. Hairdresser and Licensed Victualler were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hensel.

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Hensel Historical Records

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Hensel Life Expectancy

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