Hansard Family History

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Hansard Name Meaning

English: metonymic occupational name for a cutler, from Old French hansard, hansart ‘cutlass’, ‘dagger’ (of Germanic origin, composed of elements meaning ‘hand’ and ‘knife’ (see Sachs)).

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


Similar surnames: Tankard, Haggard, Harvard, Hansford, Bankard, Henard, Maynard, Howard

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Hansard Family Origin

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Hansard Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    48%
  • Laborer

    12%
  • Keeping House

    10%
  • Farming

    7%

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In 1880, the most common Hansard occupation in the USA was Farmer. 48% of Hansard's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hansard family was Farming. Farmer, Laborer and Keeping House were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hansard.

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Hansard Historical Records

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Hansard Life Expectancy

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