Hang Name Meaning

Chinese : a comparatively rare surname in China, of later origin than most of the more common surnames. It was not until the Song dynasty (960–1279) that the current form of the character for the name became established, appearing in Hunan province after branching from a surname written with a similar character. Laotian or Cambodian: unexplained. Vietnamese: unexplained, South German and Swiss German: variant of Hank, a pet form of Johann or Heinrich.

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


Similar surnames: Tang, Wang, Zhang, Pang, Han, Yang, Kang, Sang, Chang, Fang

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Hang Family Origin

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Hang Family Occupations

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  • Cook

    33%
  • Farmer

    33%
  • Laborer

    33%

In 1881, the most common Hang occupation in Canada was Cook. 33% of Hang's were Cooks. Cook and Farmer were the top 2 reported jobs worked by Hang. A less common occupation for the Hang family was Laborer.

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Hang Historical Records

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Hang Life Expectancy

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United States

Between 1963 and 2004, Hang life expectancy was at its lowest point in 1982, and highest in 1980. The average life expectancy for Hang in 1963 was 73, and 61 in 2004.

Source: Social Security Death Index (SSDI) for Hang

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