Hansberry Family History

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Hansberry Name Meaning

English: variant spelling of Hansbury. Possibly an Americanized spelling of German Hansberg (see Hansberger) or Hansbruch (see Hansbrough).

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


Similar surnames: Hanberry, Salsberry, Asberry, Shinaberry, Yarberry, Rasberry

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Hansberry Family Origin

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Hansberry Family Occupations

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  • Farmer

    29%
  • Laborer

    26%
  • Blacksmith

    6%
  • Weaver Of Carpet

    6%

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In 1880, Farmer, Laborer and Blacksmith were the top 3 reported jobs worked by Hansberry. The most common Hansberry occupation in the USA was Farmer. 29% of Hansberry's were Farmers. A less common occupation for the Hansberry family was Weaver Of Carpet.

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Hansberry Historical Records

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Hansberry Life Expectancy

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