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Henson Name Meaning

English: patronymic from the personal name Henn(e), a short form of Henry 1, Hayne (see Hain 2), or Hendy. Irish: Anglicized form of Gaelic Ó hAmhsaigh (see Hampson 2).

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


Similar surnames: Hanson, Hewson, Benson, Belson, Hannon, Hanlon, Herson, Henkin

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Henson Family Origin

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Henson Family Occupations

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  • Agricultural Labourer

    4%
  • Labourer

    4%
  • Farmer

    3%
  • Coal Miner

    2%

In 1881, Agricultural Labourer, Labourer and Farmer were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Henson. The most common Henson occupation in the UK was Agricultural Labourer. 4% of Henson's were Agricultural Labourers. A less common occupation for the Henson family was Coal Miner.

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Henson Historical Records

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Henson Life Expectancy

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